National Aquarium - Animal Rescue

Conserve

Climate Change and Resiliency

The National Aquarium strives to enhance ocean and climate literacy for everyone, drawing from environmental justice principles in our ongoing work around climate change.

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Ocean and Human Health

The mission of the National Aquarium is to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures; we exist to change the way humanity cares for our ocean planet.

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Urban Conservation and Diversity

The National Aquarium is committed to protecting, enhancing and restoring natural resources for the benefit of all people and wildlife.

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National Aquarium - Chesapeake Bay

Our Positions on Key Issues

Our mission to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures cannot be achieved without research, public confidence in scientific fact and solutions-based climate change policies.

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Marjorie Lynn Bank Lecture Series

Lecture Series

Explore the unfamiliar as we uncover remarkable ocean habitats, unusual aquatic creatures and extreme exploration techniques through the expertise of our guest speakers.

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Fishermen with a Fish in a Net

Seafood Smart™

The National Aquarium is empowering consumers to make smart decisions about farmed and wild seafood products in order to ensure the health and economic well-being of people, communities and the ocean through Seafood Smart™.

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National Aquarium – Conservation Events

Animal Rescue Program

National Aquarium Animal Rescue has successfully rescued, treated, and returned over 100 animals to their natural habitats.

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National Aquarium - Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay

The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in the United States and one of the largest in the entire world.

Learn About Our Efforts in the Bay

Baltimore

A Better Baltimore

Baltimore City is not often thought of as a haven for wildlife. In truth, a surprising number of native animals and plants still call this city home.

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National Aquarium - Marine Animal Rescue

Support Animal Rescue

Our Animal Rescue program depends on the generosity of volunteers to operate, but the medical equipment, medications and food needed to care for these animals is expensive.

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Conservation Events

For questions or concerns, please contact conserve@aqua.org or (410) 576-1014

Sunday, September 23, 2018

11:00 am Trash the Trash

Saturday, September 29, 2018

2:00 pm Baltimore Book Festival

Thursday, October 11, 2018

6:30 pm Sharks: Predators in Peril

Saturday, October 20, 2018

9:30 am International Coastal Cleanup at Masonville Cove

Thursday, October 25, 2018

9:00 am Virginia Beach Dune Restoration Planting

Friday, October 26, 2018

9:00 am Virginia Beach Dune Restoration Planting

Saturday, October 27, 2018

9:00 am Virginia Beach Dune Restoration Planting
11:00 am [CANCELLED] - STEM Festival at the Center

Sunday, October 28, 2018

9:00 am Virginia Beach Dune Restoration Planting

Saturday, November 3, 2018

10:00 am Fort McHenry Field Day

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