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Aquarium Partners with Conservation International for Pacific Rising

Conservation

February 9, 2016

Aquarium Partners with Conservation International for Pacific Rising

The Aquarium will be the primary public education and outreach organization for Pacific Rising, a plan to prepare Pacific Island nations to adapt and thrive in the face of climate change and sea level rise.

Raise Your Own Sea Jelly in New Jelly Lab App

New App

December 2, 2015

Raise Your Own Sea Jelly in New Jelly Lab App

The Aquarium has developed a new free app for Android smartphones and the iPhone called Jelly Lab that lets users virtually raise a sea jelly, learn more about the sea jelly lifecycle, and see how animal care staff members care for these animals at the Aquarium.

Aquarium Releases Rehabbed Loggerhead Sea Turtle

Conservation

November 19, 2015

Aquarium Releases Rehabbed Loggerhead Sea Turtle

The sea turtle, named Char Char after a Pokemon character, came to the Aquarium with a dislocated front flipper. After surgery, the turtle was released back into the ocean. You can view the turtle’s current location online.

SFF Conducts Outreach on Vaquita Conservation

Conservation | Seafood for the Future

October 29, 2015

SFF Conducts Outreach on Vaquita Conservation

With fewer than 100 individuals remaining, the vaquita is the most endangered marine mammal in the world. It faces threats from the fishing industry.

Aquarium Video: Water Scarcity Webcast

Conservation

October 7, 2015

Aquarium Video: Water Scarcity Webcast

On October 7, the Aquarium hosted a live webcast on water scarcity to introduce Water: Our Thirsty World, an exhibition of photographs examining water scarcity and humans’ relationship with water.

Aquarium Spotlights the Endangered Vaquita

Conservation

October 1, 2015

Aquarium Spotlights the Endangered Vaquita

With fewer than 100 vaquitas left, the Aquarium hopes to educate the public about this endangered animal so that action can be taken to prevent its extinction.

Photo Exhibition Documents Water Scarcity Around the World

Arts | Conservation

September 21, 2015

Photo Exhibition Documents Water Scarcity Around the World

Water: Our Thirsty World features images by National Geographic photographers that capture global water scarcity struggles and humans’ spiritual relationship with water.

Schubel Appointed to California Ocean Science Trust Board

Conservation

July 9, 2015

Schubel Appointed to California Ocean Science Trust Board

The California Ocean Science Trust works with government officials, scientists, and communities to provide independent science to inform ocean and coastal policy.

Aquarium President Named Bolsa Chica Conservancy’s Conservator of the Year

Accolades

June 8, 2015

Aquarium President Named Bolsa Chica Conservancy’s Conservator of the Year

The conservancy selected Schubel for the award in 2015 in recognition of his visionary leadership in ocean conservation through exploration, research, and education.

Video: Sea Level Rise Webcast

Live Events

June 2, 2015

Video: Sea Level Rise Webcast

In a live webcast held June 1, 2015, experts discussed sea level rise in conjunction with the opening of a new photo exhibition at the Aquarium documenting human responses to rising sea levels around the world.

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