FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Gulfarium's C.A.R.E center released nine rehabilitated sea turtles Thursday morning.
Hundreds were in attendance at Henderson Beach State park in Fort Walton Beach.
Seven of the nine turtles were cold-stunned, and the other two ingested fishing hooks and line.
Officials say one of the turtles had ingested nine hooks, a lead weight, and fishing line into her system.
The sea turtles were all successfully rehabbed and sent back into the gulf.