The National Aquarium inspires and informs millions of guests and provides educational science-based programming to millions more through school and community outreach. As a trusted public platform for the promotion of environmental literacy and stewardship with universal appeal, we fulfill our mission to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures. We celebrate all natural environments, from the Chesapeake Bay to the world’s coral reefs, and from the ocean’s depths to the tropical rainforest canopy. Through pioneering science, conservation initiatives, educational programming, and advocacy for public policies informed by science, we address issues that challenge global aquatic habitats.
Plants to Monitor
Want to help? It’s easy. Choose from the plants below and track when they flower, leaf out or set seed.