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Annual Community Open House Offers Free Admission for Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito County Residents

Nov 28, 2016

Let the Monterey Bay Aquarium treat you this holiday season. Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito County residents receive free aquarium admission between Saturday, December 3 and Sunday, December 11 during its annual Community Open House.

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A statement from Executive Director Julie Packard on the aquarium’s commitment to advance ocean conservation

Nov 14, 2016

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Aquarium News
Julie Packard is executive director of the Monterey Bay Aquarium and an international voice for ocean issues. She is a recipient of the Audubon Medal for Conservation, was elected as a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and was named a...

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Monterey Bay Aquarium’s new podcast series explores plastic pollution

Oct 17, 2016

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Aquarium News
Conservation & Science
Ocean Policy
The Monterey Bay Aquarium has launched a new podcast series that covers the impacts of pollution from single-use plastic bags and plastic in general—from threats to humans and wildlife to how the issue has energized students and policymakers. 

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The Science that Backs California’s Plastic Bag Ban—Science Summit October 12, 1pm-4pm

Oct 07, 2016

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Conservation & Science
Monterey Bay Aquarium and The Benioff Ocean Initiative at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) will co-host a science summit on the subject of ocean plastic pollution in Los Angeles.

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Sea Otter Survey Encouraging, but Comes Up Short of the “Perfect Story”

Sep 19, 2016

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Conservation & Science
The southern sea otter, Enhydra lutris nereis, continues its climb toward recovery, according to the annual count released today by the U.S. Geological Survey and partners.

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