Monterey Bay Aquarium
Rank: Top 1000
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: United States of America
The Monterey Bay Aquarium (MBA) is a non-profit public aquarium founded in 1984 and is located on the site of a former sardine cannery on Cannery Row. It holds thousands of plants and animals, representing more than 600 species on display. The aquarium benefits from a high circulation of fresh ocean water which is obtained through pipes which pump it in continuously from Monterey Bay.
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