Special Live Exhibit - Birds of Prey

Clearwater Marine Aquarium to Host Special Birds of Prey Exhibit 

Meet rescued birds for a limited time at CMA

Clearwater, FL (Jan., 15, 2019) – Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) will host ‘Florida Birds of Prey,’ featuring a special live exhibit of rescued Florida raptors. This unique opportunity will run Sat., Jan. 19 through Mon., Jan. 21 at CMA. Guests are invited to experience these incredible creatures up close. The Birds of Prey exhibit, which is included with general admission, will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.

The rescued birds visiting CMA include a screech owl, a barred owl, a great horned owl, a red tailed hawk, a red shouldered hawk, a kestrel and more. A rescued bald eagle will even visit on Sat., Jan. 19! All featured raptors are rescued, just like our resident animals here at CMA.

There will also be a range of educational activities for guests, including an interactive activity with owl pellets, and the opportunity to learn hands on about the birds’ diets, the predator/prey relationship, and identifying the species.
Media are invited to attend the Birds of Prey event. Rescued birds are also available for in-studio shows.
As a non-profit organization, all proceeds support the rescue, rehabilitation and release of marine life. Guests can learn more about and purchase tickets to CMA’s ‘Florida Bird of Prey’ by visiting: https://www.seewinter.com/event/birds-of-prey-2019/

Additional Details:
• When: Sat., Jan. 19 – Mon., Jan. 21, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
• Where: Clearwater Marine Aquarium | 249 Windward Passage, Clearwater, FL 33767
• Click here to download footage of last year’s Birds of Prey event.

Media interested in attending the event or receiving b-roll, contact Julia Anderson at Clearwater Marine Aquarium: janderson@cmaquarium.org or 727-686-3499.

About Clearwater Marine Aquarium:
Clearwater Marine Aquarium (CMA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working marine rescue center dedicated to inspiring the human spirit through leadership in education, research, rescue, rehabilitation and release. CMA is home to rescued dolphins, sea turtles, river otters, stingrays, nurse sharks and more. Winter the dolphin’s story of survival, after an injury that caused her to lose her tail, has impacted millions of people around the world. A major motion picture, Dolphin Tale, highlighted her life story in 2011. The sequel, Dolphin Tale 2, was released in September 2014 and features the incredible story of Hope, a young resident dolphin of CMA. The mission and potential to change people’s lives differentiates Clearwater Marine Aquarium from any other aquarium in the world.
WE BELIEVE in preserving our environment while inspiring the human spirit through leadership in the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of marine life, environmental education, research and conservation.
249 Windward Passage | Clearwater, FL 33767 | 727.441.1790 | SeeWinter.com
A Florida non-profit 501(c)(3)