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Horseshoe Crab Culture Lab

Follow along as we seek insights into horseshoe crabs, a favored marine creature with great environmental importance! A lab window lets you check out the work as we investigate the creatures’ physical processes, food preferences, breeding behaviors and more. Be sure to look closely for tiny young horseshoe crabs as they molt and grow!

Want to learn how you can help with horseshoe crab conservation? Click here to learn about our Citizen Science opportunities

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Mission: The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound ecosystem and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.


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