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Magellanic Penguins

3 Local Places To Observe ‘World Penguin Day’

Formal dress is only required for the animals for those celebrating World Penguin day in the Bay Area. We honestly didn’t know the celebration existed until today – perhaps Penguin Awareness day (held in January, apparently) should have tipped us off? So where can you actually see penguins in Northern California?

04/25/2014

Sea Otter

Monterey Boaters & Fisherman Warned To Look Out For Vulnerable Sea Otters

Fisherman and boaters going in and out of Monterey Bay are being warned to be on the lookout for sea otters that may be hunting at the start of salmon season.

04/07/2014

Baby African black-footed penguin

Baby Penguin Born At Monterey Bay Aquarium Growing Fast

An African black-footed penguin that was born at the Monterey Bay Aquarium earlier this month is healthy and growing fast.

08/26/2013

Mae, a sea otter at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, died on November 17, 2012. (Monterey Bay Aquarium)

11-Year-Old Sea Otter Dies At Monterey Bay Aquarium

An 11-year-old female sea otter at the Monterey Bay Aquarium died over the weekend, aquarium officials said Monday.

11/19/2012

Weedy Seadragon

Rare Weedy Seadragons Hatched At Monterey Bay Aquarium

A brood of weedy seadragon babies finished hatching last week at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, aquarium officials said.

08/05/2012

Sea Otter

HealthWatch: Scientists Investigate Mysterious Decline Of California Sea Otters

A group of scientists are keeping a close eye at the health of sea otters off the California coast. They may be cute and furry, but California sea otters are facing a mystery threat.

06/20/2012

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Getaway Guide: One Tank Trip to Monterey

Any traveler would be hard pressed to find another California city with such history, scenic beauty and romantic mythology. It’s all just a tank of gas away. Enjoy the stunning Monterey Bay Aquarium, eat at the restaurant locals wish you didn’t know about, and be sure to stop and snag a parting gift from the perfumer to the stars on this awesome one-tank trip to Monterey.

06/16/2012

Sea Otter

Beloved Monterey Bay Aquarium Sea Otter ‘Toola’ Dies

A sea otter described by officials at the Monterey Bay Aquarium as the most important animal in the history of the aquarium’s otter research program has died.

03/04/2012

Magellanic Penguins

Sick Penguins Find New Home At San Francisco Zoo

Six penguins that were found emaciated on a shoreline in Brazil are making a new home at the San Francisco Zoo.

11/03/2011

Monterey Bay Aquarium officials release a great white shark into the ocean (BCN)

Great White Shark Dies Shortly After Release From Monterey Aquarium

Monterey Bay Aquarium staff are reeling from the sudden death of a young great white shark that had been on exhibit the past few months and was released into the wild last week.

11/03/2011

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