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Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Two Very Different Items

My Dad wrestling with a crocodile – not something you see every day.

These penguins look very much alike, but there are two of them and they do look very cute. 42 more words

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Day 14|The Cape

After our adventure in shark diving in Gansbaai, we continued our trek to Cape Town, where we would spend out last day. The drive took only two hours and we arrived at the President Protea hotel, which had been opened by Mandela. 1,450 more words


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