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Atlantic City Aquarium

Atlantic City Aquarium

February 12, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Nothing says “fun day” quite like visiting the Atlantic City Aquarium and seeing your marine life friends. Make the day even better by going there by boat! Transient slips are available at the historic Gardner’s Basin; call 609-348-2880 for reservations. The exhibits feature many different species ranging from eels, blowfish, sharks, jellyfish, horseshoe crabs, stingrays […]

Calvert Marine Museum

Calvert Marine Museum

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. Want to touch a dogfish shark, see an octopus or jellyfish up close, and enjoy watching an otter at play? You can do all of that at the Calvert Marine Museum in Solomons in Calvert County, Maryland. Solomons is a small island at the mouth of the Patuxent River, where almost everything is accessible […]

Making Sound Decisions to Protect & Restore

Making Sound Decisions to Protect & Restore

August 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The nooks and crannies of the Long Island Sound’s coastline stretch for 600 miles and include habitats such as tidal wetlands, coastal forests, grasslands, and rocky shorelines. These habitats are thriving with wildlife– juvenile striped bass and bluefish hide among the plants and ribbed mussels cling to the peat in wetlands, horseshoe crabs crawl along sandy beaches to lay their eggs, and osprey soar overhead looking for their next meal. Then there are all of us who visit our shoreline to swim, boat, or just enjoy the beauty of this precious resource.