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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

Newport Aquarium

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

Newport Aquarium

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

Yakko Wakko And Dot

Big Announcement: 20th penguin chick hatched at Adventure Aquarium!

We’re thrilled to announce that our newest African penguin chick hatched on March 2 to parents Minnie and Kamikaze. The chick weighed 51 grams at hatching, and since then has already gained 524 grams, making its weight this morning a healthy 575 grams. 172 more words

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Cruising the Western Cape

Interestingly, the drive that swings around Cape Point to the east and heads up the eastern side of the Cape Peninsula actually takes one into the Western Cape region of southern South Africa. 548 more words

It's action-packed at Boulders!

South Africa’s most famous penguin colony, Boulders Beach, is action packed at the moment .. and oh boy are those cute little birds getting action! 316 more words

Cape Town