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Disabled Kids Discover the "Best Day of the Year" at Monterey Bay Aquarium

Day of Discovery: differently-abled children experience the fun and weightlessness of SCUBA diving in the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Great Tidepool. © Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jun 14, 2017

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Aquarium News

Day of Discovery: differently-abled children experience the fun and weightlessness of SCUBA diving in the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Great Tidepool. © Monterey Bay Aquarium What’s the best day of the year for the aquarium’s dive team? For 16 years it’s...

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On climate change, ‘we stand with the State of California and the global community’ – Julie Packard

Julie Packard, Executive Director of the Monterey Bay Aquarium. Must credit: © Corey Arnold

Jun 01, 2017

Statement of Julie Packard, executive director of the Monterey Bay Aquarium, on the decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement on global climate change.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium will be a 'Voice for the Ocean' at U.N. Ocean Conference, June 5-9 in New York

Sunset over the Great Tide Pool at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium 

May 30, 2017

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Conservation & Science

From June 5 through June 9, the United Nations will take on the challenge when it hosts its first Ocean Conference in New York City – a global gathering focused on protecting the ocean resources so vital to human survival. The Monterey Bay Aquarium will play a significant role in the conference, advocating for global action to reduce ocean plastic pollution, new commitments that promote sustainable international fisheries, and concerted plans to tackle ocean acidification and other impacts of climate change.

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