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How many octopuses are in Puget Sound? Census seeks to answer questions about the remarkable giant Pacific octopus

The giant Pacific octopus (GPO) is the largest octopus species in the world—yet little is known of its biology and ecology. Nor is it possible to know exactly how many GPOs are living in Puget Sound. But, with volunteer assistance more »

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Three Generations of Seattle Aquarium Volunteers

The Seattle Aquarium is fortunate to have a committed, enthusiastic group of volunteers—including the three pictured here: grandparents, uncle and granddaughter! Bruce Semple and Sigrid Llewellyn were the first to join us. They began their adult volunteer training in January more »

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Marine Mammal Monitoring Begins: Volunteers Needed

With the renovation of our harbor seal exhibit officially underway, the timing is just right for a complementary project devoted to marine mammals in the wild. We’re happy to announce the launch of our Marine Mammal Monitoring project, and you’re more »

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