A boy holds his hand up to the kelp forest window, mirroring the diver inside the tank

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For over 30 years, the Monterey Bay Aquarium has worked to protect ocean life for future generations by inspiring young and old with the beauty and wonder of the ocean. We count on the generosity of people like you to support our urgent work.

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Sea otters need our help. We're working hard every day to protect the ocean and the animals that call it home. Join us in supporting our important work.

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2018 Expenses

2018 Expenses

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2018 Support & Revenues

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