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Did you know that our Animal Health team routinely perform surgery on fish here at the National Aquarium?!
Here's an update on a particular...
Earlier this week, our Animal Rescue team responded to a report of a live-stranded loggerhead sea turtle at Assateague Island National Seash...
Described as mesmerizing, beautiful, even otherworldly, jellies are unique in the animal kingdom. Not technically fish, they have no heart, ...
This Spring, I’ve been able to work with our Animal Programs staff and an amazing hyacinth macaw, Margaret, on some great voluntary be...
A typical day for our Animal Health team includes everything from overseeing necessary procedures, assisting with the care of Animal Rescue ...
Ever wondered how we care for the 17,000+ animals that call the Aquarium home?
I'm excited to share the news that we've just launched our f...
As our teams mark the six-month anniversary of Blacktip Reef, we're happy to report that our newest exhibit continues to thrive and evolve!
Sailfin Sculpin in Surviving Through Adaptation
Two sailfin sculpins have been added to the Feeding gallery of our Surviving Through Adapta...
For the 1.3 million people who visit us annually, there’s a lot to see and do at the Aquarium. However, there’s even more going ...
Before we get too far into this exciting new year, we'd like to first take a moment to thank our amazing online community for their support ...