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Don’t Miss “Splash of Color”

Opening March 29, 2014 at the Living Coast Discovery Center Unique creatures and striking photography create a  vivid display of color at the Living Coast Discovery Center! 


Thanksgiving Camps

School out for Thanksgiving but work isn’t? The Living Coast Discovery Center offers one-, two-, or three-day Thanksgiving Camps from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Nov. 24-26 (the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving). Your kids will make friends, discover nature, track wildlife on the marsh, explore life under the microscope, feed sharks and meet birds, reptiles and sea turtles up-close – all in
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Happy Hatching Day Saturday, Oct. 4th

Help us celebrate the fifth anniversary of the hatching of our four Eastern Pacific Green Sea Turtles at the Living Coast Discovery Center. Our four male turtles were discovered, as eggs, at another aquatic park in San Diego and entrusted to us to  raise. The Hatching Day festivities will take place all day but we’ll serve special Hatching Day Cakes (one for the turtles
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Living Coast Discovery Center welcomes Kevin Six

Hi.  I’m Kevin, the newly-minted Communications & Guest Experience Specialist at the Living Coast Discovery Center.  One of the things I’ve been tasked with is spreading the word via the LCDC Blog, so I’m writing a post about our newest employee – me. I am a native San Diegan with lots of experience in marketing, social media and nonprofit management.  Oh, and I absolutely
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Join us for Animals on the Bay Day Sunday, Oct. 12

Animals on the Bay Day is a Free Community event at the Living Coast Discovery Center sponsored by the Unified Port of San Diego.  Animals on the Bay Day celebrates all the unique Animals that call San Diego Bay home. As the only organization that showcases these animals on San Diego Bay, the Living Coast Discovery Center is the place to be on Sunday,
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Living Coast Discovery Center Anticipates Arrival Of Newest Coastal Wildlife Ambassador: Endangered Loggerhead Sea Turtle

With the Help of FedEx, Rehabilitated turtle from Florida Keys, Finds “Forever Home” at Zoo/Aquarium on San Diego Bay Living Coast Discovery Center To learn more about how you can support our newest ambassador and the Living Coast Discovery Center,  please visit  http://www.thelivingcoast.org/about-us/get-involved/donate/ CHULA VISTA, CALIF. (SEPT. 24, 2014) – The Living Coast Discovery Center, a nonprofit zoo and aquarium on San Diego Bay
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Family Overnight at the Living Coast Oct. 25-26

Join us for Mysterious Midnight on the Marsh, a Family Overnight event at the Living Coast Discovery Center from October 25-26, 2014.  Mysterious Midnight on the Marsh is a fun, safe and educational event for the whole family. This Halloween-themed event includes spooky animal encounters, night hikes through the marsh, a mysterious treasure hunt, creepy snacks and much more. All Family Overnight adventures feature: late night
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San Diego’s and the Living Coast Discovery Center’s newest jewel

San Diego’s and the Living Coast Discovery Center’s newest jewel: Sapphire the Loggerhead Sea Turtle In September, 2014, the Living Coast Discovery Center takes over the care of a Loggerhead Sea Turtle. Sapphire was rescued – twice! – by The Turtle Hospital in the Florida Keys. She has had at least one encounter with a boat propeller and will now call the Living Coast Discovery
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