Annual Earth Day Celebrations

Annual Earth Day Celebrations

Each year, Clearwater Marine Aquarium hosts a “Trash to Toys” competition to celebrate Earth Day and encourage recycling. 35 competing classrooms at Hillsborough and Pinellas County elementary schools designed environmental enrichment devices for Winter, Hope and Nicholas, the rescued dolphins at CMA.

Meet the Rescued Tortoises at Reptilepalooza

Meet the Rescued Tortoises at Reptilepalooza

Tortoises and turtle have become popular pets, but it is important to remember that many of these species are exotic wild animals that require special care and do not belong in local ecosystems where they are not natively found.

A Summer Camp Adventure for Every Child

A Summer Camp Adventure for Every Child

A day in the life of a CMA camper is different from one day to the next! Each week is filled with new experiences for kids to love. Whether you are signed up for a half day camp, or the entire day, each camp is filled with fun interactive activities for kids at every age level.

Large Number of Sea Turtles Impacted by Cold Rehabilitated and Ready for Release

Large Number of Sea Turtles Impacted by Cold Rehabilitated and Ready for Release

Since January 3, we have had over 70 live sea turtle intakes from Pinellas and the surrounding counties due to cold weather effects. In most of the cases, these sea turtles were already compromised with viruses, boat strikes and buoyancy issues. Low water temperatures and high winds can cause already sick sea turtles to become even more lethargic, and many have been found floating causing this influx of intakes to our facility.

Top 10 Coolest Finds on the Sea Life Safari

Top 10 Coolest Finds on the Sea Life Safari

Stepping aboard the Sea Life Safari, you never know what you might see. Guided by CMA’s marine specialists, you’re invited to sit back and scan the water in search of the diverse species we have here in Clearwater Bay. From wild Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, to manatees, sea turtles, and an array of birds, it is always a beautiful sight.

A Holiday Story from Clearwater Marine Aquarium

A Holiday Story from Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Enjoy this holiday poem highlighting our mission, our residents, and rescue stories. T’was the day of Winter’s Rescue, when right along the shore A crab trap was seen, moving and moving some more; A little dolphin was trapped, the rope wrapped ‘round her tail, CMA...
World Oceans Day Pledge

World Oceans Day Pledge

Make a Pledge to Keep Our Oceans Clean and Protect All Marine Life! Clearwater Marine Aquarium is asking you to pledge to protect and conserve oceans and marine life. Become an ambassador for environmental conservation and stand up for marine life. Small acts can make...