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  • 6/27/2011

    National Aquarium Celebrates Turtle Release

    On Sunday, June 26, a group of rehabilitated Kemp’s ridley sea turtles were released into the Chesapeake Bay at Point Lookout State Park in Scotland, Maryland. The public gathered on the beach to join in the festivities.

    Animal Rescue Release
  • 5/9/2011

    It’s the Season for Seals

    Spring is here, and that means thoughts of warm weather, the beach, and vacations are in the air! But for the Aquarium’s Animal Rescue program, spring is the season for seals. Thanks to the dedication of Animal Rescue staff and volunteers, two grey seals were admitted for rehabilitation in March.

    Guinness Animal Rescue
  • 12/21/2010

    National Aquarium, Washington Delivers Over 6,000 Shark Conservation Letters to NOAA Fisheries

    Save the sharks is the message in the nation’s capital this week as thousands of letters collected from visitors to the National Aquarium, Washington were personally delivered in sacks by syndicated cartoonist and Aquarium partner Jim Toomey to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries (NOAA) Assistant Administrator Eric Schwaab.

    National Aquarium - Shark Letters
  • 12/15/2010

    Rescued Sea Turtles Given a Warm Home for the Holidays

    It’s the season of giving, and the National Aquarium’s Animal Rescue team is doing its part to give rescued animals a warm place to recover this holiday season.

    National Aquarium - Animal Rescue
  • 4/1/2010

    Bring Your Kids to Meet Our Kids

    The National Aquarium, Washington, home to America’s Aquatic Treasures, is booming with new life!

  • 3/12/2010

    National Aquarium Welcomes New Dolphin Calf

    Staff and volunteers at the National Aquarium are excited to announce the newest addition to the dolphin colony.

  • 2/22/2010

    National Aquarium Prepares for Dolphin Birth

    The National Aquarium, Baltimore is pleased to announce the pregnancy of an Atlantic bottlenose dolphin, Jade.