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About Beluga Whale Maris

April 11, 2012

Maris Pregnancy Update

Last November, Georgia Aquarium announced that our female beluga whale, Maris, was pregnant and expecting her first calf this spring. Watch and listen as Erika Stuebing, Senior Animal Care and Training Specialist, gives an update on Maris' progress and how the Georgia Aquarium team is preparing for her upcoming delivery.

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April 5, 2012

African Penguin Chicks are Healthy and Growing!

Watch as Associate Curator of Mammals and Birds Jennifer Odell gives us a glimpse at our new penguin chicks!

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March 29, 2012

Georgia Aquarium Welcomes New Penguin Chicks!


We are very excited to announce that two new African penguin chicks have hatched at Georgia Aquarium!

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