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Discover the Wonders of the Ocean at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Feb 08, 2016

Aquarium News
On October 20, 1984, the fish came back to Monterey’s historic Cannery Row.   They came back in style, too, as the stars of the world-acclaimed Monterey Bay Aquarium. Today, more than 35,000 creatures representing over 550 species fill 34 major...

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Obama Administration Advances New U.S. Seafood Traceability Program to Fight Illegal Fishing

Feb 04, 2016

Today, the National Ocean Council Committee on Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing and Seafood Fraud released a proposed rule outlining the new U.S. seafood traceability program.

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Aquarium Announces ‘Locals Only’ Program

Feb 01, 2016

To show appreciation for its local community, the Monterey Bay Aquarium is offering a variety of special promotions throughout 2016 to residents of Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito counties.

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Philanthropist, San Francisco 49ers Minority Owner Gideon Yu Elected to Monterey Bay Aquarium Board of Trustees

Jan 21, 2016

Gideon Yu, a Silicon Valley investor, executive and philanthropist, has been elected to the board of trustees of the nonprofit Monterey Bay Aquarium.

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New Penguin Joins the Aquarium Colony

Jan 15, 2016

Exhibits & Animals
 We’ve welcomed a new penguin on exhibit in the Splash Zone , and she’s a beauty! Elizabeth (named after Port Elizabeth in South Africa) is seven years old, and came to us from the Knoxville Zoo. 

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