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Open the hatch: 4 turtles born at Aquarium

The National Aquarium in Baltimore has achieved what is believed to be a first by hatching four big-headed Amazon River turtles in the Amazon River Forest exhibit. This is apparently the first time this species has been successfully bred in captivity in ...

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Aquarium wins exhibit award

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums recently recognized the National Aquarium’s Blacktip Reef exhibit with an award for Significant Achievement in Exhibit Design. The $12.5 million Blacktip Reef exhibit opened in August 2013. “This award is the highest honor for ...

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Hit the beach at Aquarium

(AP) The National Aquarium says it’s adding an interactive exhibit where guests can explore the seashore without leaving the building in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. When it opens next spring, the “Living Seashore” exhibit will include crashing waves, sandy beaches and ...

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Plank Foundation donates to aquarium

The National Aquarium in Baltimore announced it has received a gift from the Dana DiCarlo and Scott Plank Family Foundation and their urban development company, War Horse LLC, which it is using to create and endow a sustainable seafood program.

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Wigglesworth appointed SVP/Chief Philanthropy Officer at Natl. Aquarium

The National Aquarium is pleased to announce the appointment of Marisa Wigglesworth as Senior Vice-President/Chief Philanthropy Officer (CPO). As a member of the Aquarium’s leadership team, Wigglesworth will be responsible for all development functions, including capital and annual operating fundraising, ...

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National Aquarium brings back discount program

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is bringing back two discount programs to help keep the attraction affordable to Maryland residents. The aquarium announced that its Fridays After Five and Maryland Mornings programs return this month and will continue into 2014. ...

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