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Conservation Initiatives

People Looking at Nature

City Nature Challenge

The 2019 City Nature Challenge takes place from April 26–April 29, 2019.

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National Aquarium - Masonville Cove

Masonville Cove

Discover how planting native shrubs along 2 acres of restored wetland will help revitalize the Baltimore Harbor and create valuable aquatic habitat right here in Baltimore City.

Learn About Masonville Cove

National Aquarium - Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay

公和我做好爽The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in the United States and one of the largest in the entire world.

Learn About Our Efforts in the Bay

National Aquarium – Conservation Events

Nassawango Creek Preserve

Nassawango Creek Preserve is home to 60 species of migratory birds and a number of rare plant species.

See What We're Doing at Nassawango

National Aquarium – Conservation Events

Virginia Beach

The beach's stability has been compromised due to storms such as Hurricane Isabel.

Learn About Dune Restoration

International Coastal Cleanup

International Coastal Cleanup

公和我做好爽Join the National Aquarium and the Ocean Conservancy for the annual International Coastal Cleanup and help clean debris from our local waterways and beaches.

Learn more

National Aquarium - Floating Wetlands

Floating Wetlands

公和我做好爽The Aquarium launched a floating wetland island into Baltimore's Inner Harbor.

Learn About the Floating Wetland

Diamondback Terrapin

Terrapins in the Classroom

公和我做好爽Participating classes receive diamondback terrapin hatchlings to care for, study and release back to their natural habitat.

Learn About Terrapins in the Classroom

Conservation Events

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