Virtual Shark Week
Sharks remain one of the most misunderstood animals in the ocean. Starting this Sunday, join us on social for a week-long celebration of this apex predator as we dive deep into unraveling the mystery and wonder of this incredibly fascinating and important creature.
In 2016, Mystic Aquarium and the Connecticut delegation were instrumental in the designation of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument, the only one of its kind, in the U.S. Atlantic Ocean. Now, we are stunned and dismayed to learn of the Administration’s announcement to roll back its protections by opening the region to commercial fishing.
Click here to learn more and join us in taking action to defend this Marine National Monument.