Impact Report

2018 IMPACT REPORT

CHOOSE - CHANGE - ACT

ENGAGING 1.3 MILLION GUESTS ANNUALLY

One of the top three aquariums in the nation

BECAUSE OF YOU,
IN 2018, WE

Grass

Planted 90,536 grasses, shrubs, trees and wetland plants to ensure the resilience of coastal habitats.

Bottle

Removed 102,097 pieces of debris weighing nearly 20 tons from critical habitats. More than 90 percent of the debris collected was made of plastic or foam.

Crab

Catalogued 971 species of wildlife in the Baltimore metropolitan area with the help of citizen scientists.

Seal

Cared for 126 rescued patients in short- and long-term rehab.

Graduation Cap

Engaged 120,981 students in education programs.

Leaf

Mobilized 2,904 volunteers at the Aquarium and in field conservation and cleanup projects.

Maryland

Welcomed 99,879 guests for free or at reduced admission through community access programs.

You Make It Possible

As a nonprofit organization, we depend on the generosity of individuals like you to fulfill our mission. Help us make an impact in 2019 by showing your support.