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Making a Difference

As a nonprofit — and the second largest aquarium in the world — we’re committed to inspiring awareness and preservation of our ocean and aquatic animals around the globe. Our mission is to treat every animal with love and care, and concentrate our research and conservation activities where they matter most.

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Upcoming
Events

  • May 20

    Fish & Chips 2019

    Georgia Aquarium’s 14th annual Fish & Chips Golf Tournament is the continuation of a great tradition. This even...

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  • Jun 1

    Turtle Trot 5K

    Georgia Aquarium’s annual Turtle Trot 5k is back for its second year! Whether your motivation is to get in shape or make...

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  • Jun 4

    Yoga by the Water

    Break a sweat at the most unique and inspiring fitness studio Atlanta has to offer – Georgia Aquarium! Yoga by the Water...

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Watch the All-new TV Series "The Aquarium"

Tune in and go behind the scenes at Georgia Aquarium on Animal Planet's new TV series "The Aquarium" — airing Sundays at 8 pm beginning May 19, 2019.

The Largest Aquarium in the U.S. Gets Even Bigger

Georgia Aquarium revealed expansion plans for a new gallery featuring sharks — one of the most misunderstood species in the ocean — to open in late fall of 2020.

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Whale Shark

Scientific Name
Rhincodon typus
Conservation Status
Endangered
Fact
Although it’s the largest fish in the world, the whale shark eats some of the tiniest creatures in the ocean, called zooplankton

Manta Ray

Scientific Name
Manta sp. cf. birostris
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Fact
Manta rays often somersault while feeding

Asian Small-clawed Otter

Scientific Name
Aonyx Cinerea
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Fact
Asian small-clawed otters are the smallest species of otter; only weighing between 4.4 and 11 pounds!
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