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Western snowy plover standing on a sandy habitat with it's head tilted to one side.

How much do you know about western snowy plovers? Take our quiz and find out!

There are lots of fun things to discover about these tiny, quirky birds that live along beaches up and down the Pacific Coast. Take this quiz to learn more our small but mighty SEAlebrity, Crush the western snowy plover, and other birds of her species!

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Northern Fur Seals and The Pribilofs!

Northern Fur Seals and The Pribilofs!

Seattle Aquarium mammal biologist, Julie Carpenter recently assisted NOAA scientists from the Alaska Fisheries Science Center with their annual research in the Pribliof Islands of Alaska, which are home to breeding colonies (or rookeries) of the northern fur seal.

Critter News: Mystery Animals

Critter News: Mystery Animals

I look like I have a crew-cut on my head, but  some of my relatives are much more heavily decorated..

Enrichment Through Ice Toys

Enrichment Through Ice Toys

Ice toys are an important part of the Aquarium’s enrichment efforts, providing fun and development for the marine mammals in our exhibits. These enrichment efforts also provide us with the opportunity to educate our visitors and enhance their experience at the Aquarium.

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