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Association of Zoos & Aquariums chooses Newport Aquarium to publicly detail international endangered species campaign

Newport Aquarium’s AZA accreditation extended through 2019

NEWPORT, Ky. — On Endangered Species Day, an international initiative to help save species from extinction and restore them to healthy sized populations in the wild was publicly announced to the world from… 617 more words

9 reasons we ❤️‍ penguins

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re throwing the spotlight on Adventure Aquarium’s African penguin colony during our Mother’s Day Penguin Weekend, May 9 & 10. 46 more words


Celebrate World Penguin Day by watching baby penguins learn how to swim

WATCH ABOVE: Saturday is World Penguin Day! Megan Pringle reports from the Maryland Zoo where tiny penguins must take some time to get their sea legs. 145 more words


Newport Aquarium’s conservation efforts honored by Kentucky’s Environmental Quality Commission

FRANKFORT, Ky.Newport Aquarium received accolades Friday from the Kentucky Environmental Quality Commission for its environmental conservation efforts during the annual Earth Day Awards ceremony at… 559 more words

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Boulders Beach/Kirstenbosch Walkway

Boulders Penguin Beach

by Shellee-Kim Gold

There’s little doubt that African penguins rule the roost in the Cape’s ‘Deep South’ of Simonstown.  They’re not the sort of neighbours that other Boulders beach residents can easily dismiss. 681 more words

Cincinnati Reds, Newport Aquarium team up for 2015

Top Tri-State attractions to offer exclusive penguin encounter, special promotions

NEWPORT, Ky. — In time for Opening Day, Newport Aquarium and the Cincinnati Reds are teaming up to provide Reds Country with exclusive promotions, along with one very special animal encounter, throughout the 2015 baseball season. 555 more words

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Cape Town!

We were given, very generously, by our family and friends, a Christmas gift that we will forever be able to treasure – the opportunity to take a family vacation to Cape Town.   262 more words

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