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Beluga and Friends Interactive Program - Local News
Ashley Coffey from the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta, GA talks about the Beluga and Friends Interactive Program in this Local News segment. Get to know Georgia Aquarium’s beluga whales! In their Beluga Interactive Program, you’ll come face to face with these engaging arctic mammals under the guidance of one of their fantastic animal caretakers. During this unique interaction, you’ll suit up and stand waist-deep in their beluga habitat alongside their beluga whale trainers. This intimate and interactive session allows participants to form emotional connections with these magnificent animals that inspire a greater appreciation for the natural world. In addition, guests will participate in an educational orientation on the biology, conservation, training and care of beluga whales, as well as tips for a safe and fun experience during the interaction. Through these engaging learning opportunities, they can help educate participants about the threats that face this species in the ocean, and what conservation efforts are being made to protect them.