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Several Calif. Leaders Agree To Help Revamp State Park System

A group of California business, education and nonprofit leaders — including Monterey Bay Aquarium founding director Julie Packard — have agreed to help revamp the state parks system in an effort to restore confidence and financial stability to an institution rocked by scandal.


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Family Fun Guide to Weekend in Monterey

Pack your bags for an easy three-hour drive to Monterey where you and the kids can play together on the beautiful shores of Monterey Bay.


(credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium/Chuck Winkler)

Great White Shark Released From Monterey Bay Aquarium Dies

Monterey Bay Aquarium staff are reeling from the sudden death of a young great white shark that had been on exhibit the past few months and was released into the wild last week.


Great White Shark Dies Soon After Aquarium Release

A great white shark, released into the Pacific Ocean by the Monterey Bay Aquarium last week, has died.


(credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium/Chuck Winkler)

Monterey Bay Aquarium Releases Great White Shark

Monterey Bay Aquarium officials successfully released a young great white shark back into the ocean on Tuesday afternoon.


Monterey Bay Aquarium Website

Find out more about the new great white shark on exhibit at Monterey Bay Aquarium.


A four-foot, seven-inch male shark was transferred from Malibu to Monterey and placed in the the Monterey Bay  Aquarium's Open Sea exhibit on Wednesday night. (credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium)

Monterey Bay Aquarium Gets Another Great White Shark

A great white shark that was caught in the waters off Southern California is now on display at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.