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How does a harbor seal scratch an itchy back? This one found a way, as you can see in this great video from Aquarium volunteer and Monterey Bay Marine Sanctuary researcher Chad King. 

Learn more about harbor seals.

Why are we so happy? It’s the 40th anniversary of the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the landmark 1972 conservation law that helps sea otters, polar bears, walruses, and manatees – as well as the ocean ecosystems that support them. 
Learn more about our Sea Otter Research and Conservation program.
(©Jim Capwell/www.divecentral.com)

Why are we so happy? It’s the 40th anniversary of the Marine Mammal Protection Act, the landmark 1972 conservation law that helps sea otters, polar bears, walruses, and manatees – as well as the ocean ecosystems that support them. 

Learn more about our Sea Otter Research and Conservation program.

(©Jim Capwell/www.divecentral.com)

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The Monterey Bay Aquarium, perched on the edge of a world-famous coastline, is your window to the wonders of the ocean. It’s located on historic Cannery Row in Monterey and is open daily except Christmas Day.

For more information about our animals and exhibits, and to view our live web cams, please visit www.montereybayaquarium.org.

Hours of operation vary by season. Daily schedules and tickets are available on our website or by calling
(831) 648-4800.