March 21, 2018

Aquarium puts spotlight on other tales


There is just a hint of sibling rivalry in the Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s new advertising campaign.

“I have a tale too!” billboards in the Tampa Bay and Orlando areas proclaim, accompanied by pictures of Bailey the sea turtle, Oscar the otter, a dolphin named Hope and a pair of California pelicans.

All are permanent residents of CMA, as is Winter, the star of the motion picture “Dolphin Tale.”

Winter has had a tremendous impact on CMA attendance, but executive director David Yates said there are other great stories there.

“We have some other great animal stories