Archive for April 18th, 2012

 

Waikiki Aquarium’s Resident Hawaiian Monk Seals

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The Hawaiian monk seal (Monachus schauinslandi) is an endangered species found only in the Hawaiian Islands with less than 1200 remaining in the wild.  Hawaiian monk seals are protected by state and federal laws and can live up to 30 years in the wild.  They are preyed on by Tiger and Galapagos sharks and are […]