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Support the Seattle Aquarium during the Seattle Parks for All campaign

Did you know that the Seattle Aquarium is 501(c) nonprofit owned by the City of Seattle, which means that the City owns our facility—Piers 59 and 60, and the buildings in which our exhibits are housed? That’s why we endorse more »

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Billy Frank, Jr., 2011 winner of Seattle Aquarium Medal, passes away

A message from Seattle Aquarium President & CEO Bob Davidson We at the Seattle Aquarium were saddened to learn of the recent passing of Nisqually Tribal member and internationally recognized Native American civil rights leader Billy Frank, Jr. Billy spent more »

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Seattle Aquarium hosts second biennial giant Pacific octopus workshop

Over 70 octopus experts and enthusiasts gathered at the Seattle Aquarium on Saturday, March 29 for our second biennial giant Pacific octopus (GPO) workshop. The day-long event highlighted current research on Enteroctopus dofleini, the world’s largest species of octopus. Included more »

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Shark specialists gather at the Seattle Aquarium

On March 22, the Seattle Aquarium hosted the first Northeast Pacific Shark Symposium. The event, featuring a series of 35 talks on current Northeast Pacific Shark research, was attended by over 80 shark biologists and enthusiasts from the United States more »

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What are the impacts of volunteering at the Seattle Aquarium?

As part of National Volunteer Appreciation Week, April 6–12, we’re sharing thoughts from some of the volunteers who participated in a recent internal survey about their volunteer experience. Below, find some of our favorite responses to the question, “What impact more »

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