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Counting the road to recovery for Washington’s sea otters

  Washington State’s annual sea otter survey is now complete—and the Seattle Aquarium was an active participant. Our Curator of Conservation Research Shawn Larson recently shared some background on the species and how the survey works:     The history more »

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Hello, Mishka! Seattle Aquarium welcomes a new sea otter

Great news! Mishka, a rescued Alaskan sea otter pup, will soon be making her home at the Seattle Aquarium. She’ll be arriving very early tomorrow morning and it’s expected that Aquarium visitors will be able to view her on Sunday, more »

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The Seattle Aquarium’s Sekiu is 2!

Sekiu, the sea otter born at the Seattle Aquarium in 2012, is 2 years old today! Below, Aquarium Biologist Caroline Hempstead shares an update on what Sekiu has been up to this year. For more information on Sekiu (and her more »

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Meet local experts during Sea Otter Awareness Weekends at the Seattle Aquarium

Join the Seattle Aquarium for Sea Otter Awareness Weekends on September 21–22 and 28–29. Along with games, activities and demonstrations, we’ll also feature local experts who will share insights, information and updates about sea otters. Meet us at the sea more »

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Sea otters at the Seattle Aquarium and beyond

Here at the Seattle Aquarium we have four sea otters: Adaa, a 13-year-old male found on an airport runway; Lootas, a 15-year-old female found orphaned in Alaska and rehabilitated back to health here; Aniak, a 10-year-old female born here to more »

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