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BY THE NUMBERS Average hatch weight of Aqua, Carolina and Kure: .51 ounces Average hatch length of Aqua, Carolina and Kure: 1.8 inches Average weight of Aqua, Carolina and Kure release: 13.7 pounds Average curved shell length of Aqua, Carolina and Kure at release: 15 inches Miles traveled by Carolina in first 10 days: 781 Miles traveled by Kure in first 10 days: 489


Searching for a special gift for a child, or perhaps an animal lover, on your holiday list? The North Carolina Aquariums’ new Adopt-An-Animal program helps you give a thoughtful present sure to make them smile.The recently launched Adopt-An-Animal program offers a year-long adoption of popular Aquarium animals — alligators, otters, sea horses, sea turtles and sharks. Your tax-deductible contribution helps ... Read More


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by Megan / March 7, 2014 / Blog
Welcome! Do you love sea turtles? Do you teach science, technology, engineering, art or math (STEAM)? Let the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher guide your STEAM explorations with sea turtles.The Sea Turtle Exploration blog helps educators engage students in the fundamentals of STEAM through ready-to-use lesson plans, weekly blog posts and lots of information.Weekly posts, ... Read More

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