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Sea Turtle Awareness Day

Find out how you can help sea turtles survive.

When

This event has already happened.
Jan 22, 2022
10:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

Aquarium
2601 Central Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87104

Description

Like many other ocean species, sea turtles are struggling to survive. Visit the ABQ BioPark Aquarium to learn all about sea turtles. You'll find out about their unique biology, the threats facing them and how you can help protect them. The ABQ BioPark Aquarium invites you to join us from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 22, for Sea Turtle Awareness Day.

BioPark staff will offer special sea turtle crafts and education stations including:

-Storytime at 11:00 a.m. outside on the otter deck.
-Aquarist talks at 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
-Sea Turtle Diet discovery station.
-Sea Turtles and Plastics discovery station.
-Materials will also be provided for a take-home craft, and you can stay after the event to watch the care team’s dive at 2:15 p.m.

In addition, the Shark Reef cafe will be offering a 25% discount on all food items on January 22.

Price

Included with admission

Contact

ABQ BioPark Education
505-848-7180
or
Dial 311 (505-768-2000)