A female Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) was rescued after being hooked at Koh Racha Yai. She was estimated to be around 5 years old, and was approximately 40 centimetres in length and weighed 6.4 kilograms. The hook was removed from her oesophagus, and she was given antibiotics.

Source: Department of Marine and Coastal Resources (DMCR) of Thailand Facebook

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