Conservation

  • SEA Days: Polar Express

    At SEA Days: Polar Express, learn why it's important to understand ice and how it affects the planet's future.…

  • Endangered Species Day 2016

    Birch Aquarium, as the outreach arm of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, is committed to protecting and preserving the planet. We have participated in our own conservation initiatives, and highlight many of…

  • SEA Days: Earth Day

      Every month, the third Saturday is a special day at Birch Aquarium: SEA Days! As the tagline suggests, SEA Days are always full of  “Science, Exploration and Adventure.” Visitors and members…

  • SEA Days: World Water Day

    Every month, the third Saturday is a special day at Birch Aquarium: SEA Days! As the tagline suggests, SEA Days are always full of  “Science, Exploration and Adventure.” Visitors and members can…

  • Updated Exhibit: Ocean Acidification – Can Corals Cope?

    Birch Aquarium has teamed up with Scripps Oceanography researcher Dr. Martin Tresguerres to provide an updated look at how ocean acidification impacts corals. As is often the case with ocean research, there was…

  • Video: Sea Turtle Mystery Solved

    Since its arrival at Birch Aquarium at Scripps in 2014, the sex of our Loggerhead Sea Turtle has been a mystery. Learn how we solved the puzzle with the help of…

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