Animal Updates - June 29

Published June 29, 2012

Between our Baltimore and Washington, DC, venues, more than 17,500 animals representing 900 species call the National Aquarium home. There are constant changes, additions, and more going on behind the scenes that our guests may not notice during their visit. We want to share these fun updates with our community so we're bringing them to you in our weekly Animal Update posts!

Check our blog every Friday to find out what's going on... here's what's new this week!

Yellow Tangs

We've added 10 yellow tangs to our Hawaiian Islands exhibit!

Be sure to check back every Friday to find out what’s happening!
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