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Aquarium Careers: Animal Rescue

Field Trip Experience

  • Duration

    Single Day

  • Grades

    6 - 12

  • Price

    $7 Per Person

  • Where

    Main Aquarium Campus

Overview

Learn how the National Aquarium Animal Rescue team rescues, treats and rehabilitates marine animals. Follow the story of one of our rescued animals and learn about how they are diagnosed for treatment, the methods and procedures undertaken to help them, and the technology used to prepare each animal for release back into their natural habitat. Students will also learn what they can do to help marine animals.

Live animals: No
Duration: 45 minutes
Minimum number of students: 12
Maximum number of students: 64

Cancellation Policy

You must cancel your reservation at least 21 days prior to your scheduled program to receive a full refund. If you cancel your reservation less than 21 days in advance or fail to participate in your scheduled program, you forfeit all program fees.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice

The National Aquarium is dedicated to creating an environment that is inclusive, equitable and accessible to people from all backgrounds. We cannot successfully change the way humanity cares for our ocean planet without connecting with and appreciating the broad diversity of identities, backgrounds, experiences and perspectives that make our community unique.

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