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Coral

The Blacktip Reef Exhibit is not filled with living coral. The staff spent 18 months constructing resin replicas of nearly 50 species of coral.

Confiscated Coral Donated To National Aquarium

Illegally imported corals seized by federal agents in Florida are being put to good use at Baltimore’s National Aquarium.

09/23/2013

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National Aquarium In Baltimore Overhaul Creates Coral Ecosystem

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is completing one of the biggest overhauls in its 32-year history with a massive new centerpiece exhibit that features 1,000 animals and 3,000 hand-sculpted coral replicas as their environment.

07/31/2013