December 10, 2018

Sandy-damaged NYC aquarium reopens this weekend

NEW YORK (AP) — Playful sea lions and trusty penguins are welcoming visitors back to the New York Aquarium for the first time since the Coney Island marine haven was damaged by Superstorm Sandy.

The Wildlife Conservation Society‘s shorefront aquarium will partially reopen on Saturday.

Visitors will be able to peer down into pools containing walruses, harbor seals and other mammals. Sea lions will perform in the renovated aquatheater.

And there are large tanks containing fish and other sea life, native to everywhere from Africa to Belize.

The back half of the aquarium remains closed for repairs until

Source: http://news.yahoo.com/sandy-damaged-nyc-aquarium-reopens-weekend-022907254.html