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Meet Azura, An Adult Female Ghost Net Victim

Azura was found by Dharavandhoo island in Baa Atoll and we collected her by speedboat.

Intake Date: 2nd April 2019
Length: 60.5 cm
Weight: 17.9 kg
Status: Current Patient

Azura had a very severely infected front flipper after being entangled in a ghost net. She needed an amputation and so far is responding well to treatment, but she has not started eating yet.