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Celebrate Halloween and Dia de Los Muertos at Heal the Bay's Santa Monica Pier Aquarium for the annual Fishy Fest from 12:30 p.m.
The new exhibit is critical as the Aquarium works to become accredited by the Association of Zoos and aquariums, which has been the primary accrediting body for zoos and aquariums for over 40 years, using rigorous, scientifically-based standards to ...

Led by Art Plus Studio of South Norwalk, this adults-only evening offers relaxed socializing in the Aquarium after-hours, and helpful instruction as everyone works on his or her own nautical masterpiece.
NORWALK - For some, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a place with too many stimuli. So on Sunday, Nov. 6, the Aquarium is planning a special morning to give guests with sensory-processing differences a fun, comfortable and accepting environment.
A majority of the rest, ranging in age from one to two years old, arrived at the Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores and the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher under similar circumstances in past years. Annually, the aquariums care for dozens of ...

For example, a single adult ticket to the Monterey Bay Aquarium priced at $49.95 would raise $2.50 for the city. "We anticipate it could generate potentially as much as $4 million.
... is completed at Moody gardens Aquarium Pyramid in Galveston, Texas. (Leslie Plaza Johnson/Chronicle). October 14 2016: Entrance is currently closed to visitors until the renovation is completed at Moody Gardens Aquarium Pyramid in Galveston, Texas.
PINE KNOLL SHORES | Approximately 30 loggerhead sea turtles are headed out to sea today after being rescued as hatchlings from Carteret County beaches ...
After spending the last year at Newport Aquarium, a rescued loggerhead sea turtle is making his way back to the ocean.
DARIEN, CT - Bill Tommins (left) and Dennis Brown (second from left), both of Fairfield, were among 100 area business professionals who raised $154,000 to support the environmental-education programming at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk during the ...
MYSTIC, Conn. (AP) - A pregnant manatee that was rescued off Cape Cod has been flown from Connecticut's Mystic Aquarium to Florida. The manatee is named Washburn after the island where she was rescued. She was moved Tuesday to SeaWorld in ...
Donal A. Olsen was a Chicago-area architect who specialized in designing renovations and additions to buildings at zoos and aquariums. Olsen, 94, died of heart ... During his career, Donal Olsen focused on zoo, aquarium and industrial projects. In 1961 ...
Galveston - Moody gardens is beginning to put up a four-story replica inside its Aquarium Pyramid of one of the numerous oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico that have become islands of aquatic life.
The November 9 opening in Rio's port zone, part of the large-scale refurbishment of the city for the Olympic games, will be Rio's first aquarium and one of the biggest anywhere. The impressive whale skeleton is the remains of a whale found on the beach ...
The group had been tracking the manatee and when the water temperature dipped below the survivable level of 68 degrees, the group received an emergency permit from the U.S.

"While actual zoo and aquarium bookings through sites like TripAdvisor are relatively few, an accurate and unbiased rating system is important to assisting travel consumers to be better informed and conservation-minded in their choices concerning ...
The cinematic metal band DARK SARAH will release its new album, "The Puzzle", on November 18 in Europe and North America through Inner Wound Record...
Brazil's newest aquarium features a 650-foot underwater tunnel, inviting guests to venture into a marine world few have ever seen before.
Mystic -- A pregnant manatee being rehabilitated at Mystic Aquarium will be transported to Groton-New London Airport Tuesday morning and then flown by a Coast Guard plane to Orlando, Fla.
DARIEN, CT - Michael Ker of Greenwich (third from left) was in one of the winning foursomes during The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk's 6th annual Maritime ...
The manatee will be jet-setting on a Coast Guard Air Station Cape Cod HC-144 aircraft.
South America's largest aquarium is scheduled to open on Nov. 9 in Rio de Janeiro. AquaRio, holding 4.5 million liters of water and 3,000 animals from 300 largely native species, will give attendees the opportunity to explore the sea from the ...
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Camden, NJ (CBS) - A young sea turtle who spent the last year at the Adventure Aquarium is getting a fine send-off, thanks to donations flowing to the Camden facility over a three day period.
"Where you see that butterfly area, right on up to the front (north) parking lot," said Davis, Maritime Aquarium president and CEO.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - At the Tennessee Aquarium, two volunteer SCUBA divers, Barry Bullard (Spiderman) and Peter Erickson (Buzz Lightyear) recently showed off their underwater pumpkin carving skills in the Nickajack Lake exhibit.
The Aquarium of Niagara has been a family favorite attraction in our community for more than 50 years. To ensure its longevity for future generations, we've started a significant transformation by renovating large sections of our first-floor fish and ...
After the Roundhouse Aquarium in Manhattan Beach received an unexpected $1.26 million donation earlier this year, Lynne Gross noticed people stopped stuffing dollars into the shark's mouth at the entrance to the marine center.
The alleged probation violation is one in a number of controversies surrounding aquariums opened by brothers Ammon and Vince Covino, the former who was the one arrested and the latter who is one of SeaQuest's owners.
aquariums have made dozens of attempts since the 1970s to display a captive great white shark. Most of those attempts ended with dead sharks.
A sea turtle from the Georgia coast floats in a tank at the Georgia Aquarium. The aquarium is tending to turtles brought to the aquarium from the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island last weekend. The Jekyll Island facility was evacuated as both ...
In this photo provided by the Mystic Aquarium, shows a manatee getting rescued off the coast of Cape Cod, Mass. Connecticut's Mystic Aquarium has been rehabilitating the manatee and has gotten permission from the U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service to allow ...
Erika Girardi is getting Tanked tonight, and stars Wayde, Robbie Redneck and Brett love it! Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Erika Girardi wants to add a second fish tank to her Beverly Hills home on Animal Planet's Tanked.
In Aquarium, players compete to buy fish from the central "pet store" to fill their own aquariums, and score points by collecting sets.
23 - Funny family: Learn about the aquarium's resident dolphins and other animals that are related to them and make a family tree to take home.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Just before the weather turns too cold, the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is offering a free day! On Oct. 9, people are encouraged to take advantage of "RAD Day.
The sisters were rescued from Alaska after being separated from their mother. They weren't healthy enough to be released into the wild, so they came to the Downtown Aquarium in Denver. At the aquarium, Olivia and Emilia get physical therapy to help ...
It was back in April of last year when the Texas State Aquarium experienced a sudden and unusual fish mortality. It was later discovered that a mislabeled chemical was at fault, and on Thursday, the Aquarium announced that they have won the lawsuit agains.
Norwalk, CT - Kids in Halloween costumes can get free admission to The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk on the final two weekends in October when the popular family attraction transforms into the Aqua-Scarium.
Patriots Point and the South Carolina Aquarium will be closed Wednesday to focus on storm preparations. "Our first commitment is to the safety of our staff and their families," Patriots Point Executive Director Mac Burdette said in announcement Tuesday ...
The Arkansas Game and fish Commission began an innovative mobile aquarium program in 1991 to increase awareness and appreciation of aquatic resources and environmental issues in the Natural State.
On his facebook page, Covino states he his employed by San Antonio Aquarium. His brother, Vince, who operates aquariums in San Antonio and Austin, lists himself as the CEO of the SeaQuest Adventures according to his Facebook page. Covino and his ...
Chicago's Shedd Aquarium is known for its work to exhibit and conserve the complexity of Earth's aquatic ecosystems.
The aquarium has also aligned itself with the Association of Zoos and aquariums to further its goals. The aquarium must gain accreditation with the association in order to bring in additional penguins to its aging colony, Siddall explained. He added ...
"The Downtown Aquarium has been an Association of Zoos and aquariums (AZA) accredited institution since it opened its doors in 2003 and has served as an educational experience for thousands of school children.
After being monitored, rescued and transported by The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) under a permit and with guidance from the US Fish And Wildlife Service, a female Florida manatee that was found swimming off the coast of Falmouth, ...
The New England Aquarium is throwing Don Chiofaro a life vest as he tries to drum up support for his harbor Garage project.
A group of cold-water marine animals went on display today at the Shanghai Ocean Aquarium. Visitors to the aquarium had their first chance today to see painted greenlings, different types of anemons, spider crabs and purple-stripped jellyfish.





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