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‘¡Viva Baja! Life on the Edge’ Special Exhibition Explores Colorful Life Along Gulf of California

Feb 24, 2016

Special Exhibitions
From sun-soaked deserts to vibrant tropical reefs, Baja California is a unique and fragile place. Just across the U.S. border, it’s a place where life thrives on the edge of sand and sea on a wild coast whose future hangs in a delicate balance.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium Files Permit Application to Build a New $30 Million Center for Ocean Education and Leadership

Feb 19, 2016

Education Programs
Aquarium News
Each year, more than 75,000 schoolchildren and teachers benefit from the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s array of free education programs. Now, these programs are primed to grow in size and impact, in a new $30 million home on Monterey’s Cannery Row.

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Sea Otter Pup Rescued by Monterey Bay Aquarium Finds Permanent Home

Feb 16, 2016

A 10 week-old orphaned southern sea otter pup (Enhydra lutris nereis) rescued by the Monterey Bay Aquarium – a leader in ocean conservation, and science and conservation of the threatened marine mammal species - finds a permanent home at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium.

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Bluefin Futures Symposium Advances Global Cooperation Toward Tuna Conservation

Feb 11, 2016

Monterey Bay Aquarium and Stanford University convened many of the world’s leading bluefin tuna researchers, policymakers and stakeholders for the Bluefin Futures Symposium in Monterey, California. Together, this diverse group of experts explored opportunities for international collaboration with a common goal: healthy and sustainable wild bluefin tuna populations across the world’s ocean.

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Expert in Marine Biodiversity Conservation Named Science Director for Monterey Bay Aquarium

Feb 10, 2016

Dr. Kyle Van Houtan, a conservation ecologist with expertise in marine biodiversity and global change, has been named director of science at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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