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Support I-1401 to protect sharks, manta rays, sea turtles and more!

On November 3, Washington voters will have a chance to vote yes on Initiative 1401, a Washington State ballot measure that is designed to help save animals threatened with extinction.

Wild Sharks at the Aquarium: prehistoric sharks and more

Wild Sharks at the Aquarium: prehistoric sharks and more

Did you know sharks lived in Earth’s ocean before dinosaurs roamed its land? It’s true! Shark relatives were around a whopping 400 million years ago—and some of them looked so strange that it’s hard to believe that they’re related to today’s shark species.

New at the Seattle Aquarium: Ray Troll’s Sharkabet

New at the Seattle Aquarium: Ray Troll’s Sharkabet

Shark! Just the word gets our blood up. Sharks and their kin have evolved many spectacular shapes through 400 million years of evolution. Come discover the world of sharks in a fun new way at the Seattle Aquarium with an exhibit of the artwork from Ray Troll’s charming, educational book, Sharkabet: A Sea of Sharks from A to Z.

Support the Seattle Aquarium

Your support connects people to the ocean in a way not otherwise possible and inspires bold action to care for animals and protect our shared marine environment.