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After 21 months in rehab, Cougar, an endangered Kemp’s ridley sea turtle, received a clean bill of health and was ready for release.
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What is ocean acidification?
Ocean acidification is when carbon dioxide is absorbed by seawater and results in ...
Patient 1327Lk, affectionately given the name Cougar by our Animal Rescue staff, was transported to Baltimore from the New England Aquarium ...
Microplastics and marine debris, defined by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as any persistent solid material that...
These large birds of prey survive almost exclusively on fish. Armed with sharp talons, they plunge feet-first into the water, grasping thei...
Senior horticulturist, Josh Leisenring, is in charge of maintaining this outdoor exhibit, ensuring that everything from marsh grasses to co...
Today, these fish-eating raptors are considered to be one of the Chesapeake Bay’s most iconic creatures, easily spotted between March ...
The animal was sighted in St. George Creek, a tributary of the Potomac River near Waldorf, Maryland.
While it may seem like an odd oc...
This count provides an excellent snapshot of ocean health as well as the status of the dolphin population living off of our shoreline. &nbs...
We’re excited to announce that 3 of the turtles, Muppy, Brewster (pictured above) and A. Ligator, have been medically cleared for rel...