Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

August 02, 2018 - 11:51 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana aquarium is planning an exhibit aimed at increasing human interaction with sharks and stingrays. The New Orleans Advocate reports that the visitors to the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans will be able to touch both groups of animals, including feeling...
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How do you give a shark a physical exam? During Shark Week, the veterinary krewe at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is sharing behind the scenes video. Video of How Do You Give a Shark a Checkup? The 400,000 gallon Gulf of Mexico habitat is home to three species of sharks. It also includes...
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Chris Miller
May 04, 2018 - 2:34 pm
Two of the Audubon Nature Institute's facilities ranked in the top half of a USA TODAY reader's poll. The honor has the Audubon Zoo and Audubon Aquarium of the Americas offering a half-price discount to locals as a way of thanks. The aquarium ranked 5th and the zoo 8th among 20 nominees, according...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 02, 2017 - 6:51 am
Starting today, there will be 'mermaids' swimming with the aquatic life inside the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. "Our guests were mesmerized by the mermaids last year and we're excited to bring them back to New Orleans," Managing Director Rich Toth said in a news release. "We hope children will...
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