Month: May 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018

MYSTIC AQUARIUM AND DOMINION ENERGY ANNOUNCE UPCOMING NEW INTERACTIVE EXHIBIT Discover Long Island Sound Exhibit to Educate, Inspire & Entertain Waterford, Conn. (May 24, 2018): Just in time for their Long Island Sound Day celebration, Mystic Aquarium joined with Dominion Energy, owner and operator of Millstone Power Station, to announce the opening of a new and interactive exhibit, Discover Long Island Sound.  Following the... MORE »

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Program Releases Two More Seals Warm Weather and Large Crowd Helps Celebrate Ongoing Conservation Effort Mystic, Conn. (May 23, 2018) – Two more seals returned to their ocean environment this morning at Blue Shutters Beach in Charlestown, RI following several months’ worth of rehabilitation at Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Clinic. Both seals were welcomed by a large group of community supporters,... MORE »

Thursday, May 17, 2018

GILLIGAN’S RETURN TO SEA Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Program Releases Another Seal After Rehab Mystic, Conn. (May 17, 2018) –  Mystic Aquarium’s Animal Rescue Team stormed Blue Shutters Beach this morning for the release of a male harp seal. Gilligan, named for the 2018 theme of “Islands,” was greeted by a group of roughly 50 supporters from the community, all eager to cheer on his return to the sea. Gilligan was rescued... MORE »

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Dear Friend, Town Meeting This week we held our quarterly Town Hall meeting for all staff and volunteers.  During this meeting I reported on the first quarter financial results, which are very strong.  I restated our goal of building endowment funds during 2018. Financial results are driven by many factors, none more important than overall team performance in mission and mission support areas.  Over the past three months we have... MORE »