Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
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Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute biologist Dr. Josh Ennen is working to evaluate the population health of Alligator Snapping Turtles in West Tennessee. This species, the largest freshwater turtle in North America, has been heavily hunted for its meat and taken from the wild to supply the pet trade. Dr. Ennen's work will help the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service determine whether the...
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Rick Jarvis
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/21/2017 at 17:50. Facebook
No matter the weather outside, you can always find plenty of "rays" at the Aquarium!
No matter the weather outside you can always find plenty of "rays" at the Aquarium
Ryan Cassidy
Robert Rivard
Sunshine Candice
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/20/2017 at 17:55. Facebook
This prehistoric fish is endangered in Tennessee. Get an update on our efforts to save it in this Q&A with ichthyologist Dr. Bernie Kuhajda from the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute.
This prehistoric fish is endangered in Tennessee Get an update on our

State of the (Lake) Sturgeon

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Lela Leday
Shawn Clay
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/19/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
Your Aquarium visit helps support efforts to save threatened and endangered species today and every day. See more ways you can help: [ Bit.ly Link ] #EndangeredSpeciesDay
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Emma Collison
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/18/2017 at 17:45. Facebook
Curious about what the Aquariumโ€™s team of researchers is working on in their new riverfront conservation science facility? Come take a tour, and see for yourself! We will visit the main learning, research, and conservation spaces in the new building, including the research labs and propagation room, and end in the beautiful landscape. We will also take participants on the journey of a raindrop...
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Curious about what the Aquariums team of researchers is working on in

Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute Tour

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Andy Fowler
Andy Fowler
Andy Fowler
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/18/2017 at 15:33. Facebook
Ever wonder how the live trees made their way into the Aquarium's Cove Forest? Some were lowered in through the glass peaks! #TBT #TNAQ25
Ever wonder how the live trees made their way into the Aquariums
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/17/2017 at 20:58. Facebook
Just Announced: Amazon Adventure 3D arrives at the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX 3D Theater on May 26! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Just Announced Amazon Adventure 3D arrives at the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX 3D
Carolyn Oliver
Lisa Sneed
Dusty Crabtree Smith
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/17/2017 at 15:04. Facebook
African penguins may go extinct without a safe place to build their homes! Scientists and researchers have a solution - artificial nests for the endangered birds. The nests have been rigorously tested, and perfected, in the field. Now we need YOUR HELP! Support the new #InvestInTheNest project on Kickstarter so we can build enough nests to meet the urgent need in South Africa.
African penguins may go extinct without a safe place to build their

Invest in the Nest: Save Penguins from Extinction

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Kevin Dunn
Tennessee Aquarium
Tennessee Aquarium
05/16/2017 at 16:04. Facebook
It's National Sea Monkey Day! Also called Brine Shrimp, these tiny crustaceans are a common food source for many animals around the Aquarium. Aquarist Tasha S. captured this clip of several of them swimming in a drop of water.
Molly Caplan
Our Butterfly Garden always makes for a fun photo-op with new friends. ???? Thank you for sharing these memorable moments! #TNAQ25
Our Butterfly Garden always makes for a fun photoop with new friends
Beth Prince Endicott
Terri Leigh Tinkham Roth
Lorri Hardeman
Happy Mother's Day! Several nests in Penguins' Rock currently contain eggs. We're hoping for the flip-flop of little penguin feet soon...
Happy Mothers Day Several nests in Penguins Rock currently contain eggs Were
Molly McKeon
Melody Jones Cook
Kevin Dunn
NEW in the Seahorses: Beyond Imagination gallery!
NEW in the Seahorses: Beyond Imagination gallery

Species Spotlight: Giant Pacific Seahorse

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We are proud to host 100,000 students on average each year! Late April to mid-May is the most popular time for school groups to visit. If you would prefer a little extra breathing room while exploring our galleries on weekdays during this season, our Visitor Services team suggests arriving in late afternoon (around 3 p.m.).
We are proud to host 100000 students on average each year Late
Learn about the epic journeys birds undergo with our curator of forests in honor of Migratory Bird Day!
Eleanor Wolfe
Eleanor Wolfe
Mandie Wills Childress
#TBT the Aquarium logo about to be lifted into place c.1992 #TNAQ25
TBT the Aquarium logo about to be lifted into place c1992 TNAQ25
Justin McArthur
Beth Matthews
Sharon Sessions
Christina Rowell
DeAnna Walker
Nikki Stewart
The native plants we used to landscape the headquarters of the Tennessee Aquarium Conservation Institute have grown in nicely during the last six months!
The native plants we used to landscape the headquarters of the Tennessee
Maria Price
Andy Fowler
Abukaram Aljawabrah
Yvette Roberts
Nanci Thacker Phillips
Over the past 25 years, we've noticed that certain spots in the Aquarium inspire kids to strike a pretty familiar pose. #TNAQ25
Over the past 25 years weve noticed that certain spots in the
Salamanders are secretive. Often nocturnal and usually found under rocks and logs, their abundance is easily overlooked - even though our region is the salamander capital of the world.

Read about the Secret Lives of Salamanders: [ Bit.ly Link ] #SalamanderSaturday
Salamanders are secretive Often nocturnal and usually found under rocks and logs