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  • Loggerhead Sea Turtle: Behind-the-Scenes Update

    In early January 2015, visitors to Birch Aquarium will be able to see a rescued Loggerhead Sea Turtle that was recently transported to San Diego from South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston, South…

  • Meet the Locals: Sevengill Sharks

    “Meet the Locals” is a 3-part blog series in honor of our local elasmobranchs (sharks and rays) and Shark Summer 2014. This is the first post.  How many gill slits do sharks have?…

  • ‘Shark Summer’ with Dr. Andy Nosal

    Summer is just around the corner, and we have big plans for it! We’re thrilled to announce a new initiative at Birch Aquarium at Scripps and introduce a new member to our…

  • Volunteers Clean up La Jolla Shores

    By Catie Fyfe, community connections coordinator Despite temperatures nearing triple-digits, more than 100 enthusiastic volunteers joined Birch Aquarium at Scripps and  The New Children’s Museum at La Jolla Shores for the California Coastal…

  • Boundless Energy construction on schedule

    Construction is progressing well for our Boundless Energy exhibit, opening this summer. Crews have outlined all of the major exhibit sections and have begun to install the physical components. Check out…

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