In the News

Sharing stories with the public through various media outlets allows the National Aquarium to inspire ocean conservation locally, nationally and internationally. Below, explore a collection of recent coverage highlights.

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Rescued Seal Released in Ocean City

June 7, 2018: WBOC recaps the National Aquarium Animal Rescue team's recent release of harbor seal, Marmalade.

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National Aquarium Opening New Facility to Care for their Animals

May 24, 2018: WJZ features the National Aquarium's new Animal Care and Rescue Center.

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Animal Care and Rescue Center opens in downtown Baltimore

May 24, 2018: WBAL recaps the National Aquarium's new Animal Care and Rescue Center ribbon-cutting event.

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National Aquarium dolphins are learning their biggest trick yet — traveling to a new home

May 23, 2018: The Baltimore Sun provides an update on the National Aquarium's future dolphin sanctuary.

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Inside the National Aquarium's new Animal Care and Rescue Center

May 17, 2018: Baltimore Business Journal gives a sneak peek of the National Aquarium's new Animal Care and Rescue Center.

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National Aquarium opens new Animal Care and Rescue Center

May 17, 2018: The Baltimore Sun features the National Aquarium's new Animal Care and Rescue Center.

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Back to Poplar Island: Young students continue National Aquarium's terrapin restoration program

April 24, 2018: The Capital Gazette showcases the National Aquarium's Terrapins in the Classroom program.

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Sea turtles named after breakfast foods released into ocean after rehab

April 19, 2018: Mashable highlights the National Aquarium Animal Rescue team's biggest release ever after they sent 36 turtles into the Atlantic Ocean.

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Virgin Holidays pledges $300k to move dolphins sanctuary

April 18, 2018: Associated Press highlights the Virgin Holidays announcement.

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Harbor Seal 'Marmalade' in Critical Condition, Saved by National Aquarium's Animal Rescue Team

April 9, 2018: People Pets highlights the National Aquarium's Animal Rescue team.

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New partnership sets goal of 10 billion new oysters by 2025

February 26, 2018: The National Aquarium joins the Chesapeake 10 Billion Oysters Partnership, featured by WBAL.

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Saving sea turtles

February 23, 2018: The Baltimore Sun features the National Aquarium's Animal Rescue program.

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Jacques Cousteau's granddaughter appointed to National Aquarium board

February 13, 2018: The Baltimore Business Journal highlights the National Aquarium Board of Director's newest members.

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WBAL Baltimore celebrates Black History Month

February 2, 2018: The National Aquarium takes part in Baltimore's Legends & Legacies Jubilee, allowing event attendees to try oyster tonging.

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The race to rescue New England's freezing sea turtles

February 1, 2018: Axios features the National Aquarium and its sea turtle rehabilitation program.

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Dolphins raised in captivity will soon get a new, more natural home

January 24, 2018: PBS NewsHour provides an update on the National Aquarium's future dolphin sanctuary.

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52 Places to Go in 2018

January 10, 2018: The New York Times ranks the National Aquarium's hometown, Baltimore, Maryland, 15th in their list of top travel destinations for 2018.

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Dolphins Show Self-Recognition Earlier Than Children

January 10, 2018: The New York Times features the National Aquarium and two of its dolphins, Bayley and Foster, in an article on self-recognition research.

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Yes, it's freezing outside. But you don't have to stay in the house all weekend

January 5, 2018: The Baltimore Business Journal features the National Aquarium's Upland Tropical Rain Forest exhibit.

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34 Things to Do in Baltimore, Maryland

December 10, 2017: Travel + Leisure includes the National Aquarium in its roundup of Baltimore's top attractions.

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National Aquarium breaks record by saving 30 sea turtles from Cape Cod

December 8, 2017: WJLA highlights the National Aquarium's Animal Rescue and Animal Health teams.

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National Aquarium generates $455 million for city and state, report finds

November 16, 2017: The Baltimore Business Journal highlights the findings of the National Aquarium's 2017 economic impact report.

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National Aquarium reports annual economic impact of $455 million

November 16, 2017: The Baltimore Sun breaks down the National Aquarium's 2017 economic impact report.

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