Tag: SeaWorld

  • SeaWorld San Diego Announces New Emperor Penguin Chick ‘Pearl’

    After overwhelming public participation, the emperor penguin chick hatched at SeaWorld San Diego today and was officially named Pearl. Photo courtesy SeaWorld After overwhelming public participation, the emperor penguin chick hatched at SeaWorld San Diego Thursday and was officially named Pearl. More than 29,000 people voted, with Pearl receiving more than half the votes, according…

  • Late Morning Fire Damages SeaWorld Restaurant

    Entrance to Sea World with 100-foot-long iconic wave Photo by Mike Aguilera/SeaWorld Firefighters made quick work Wednesday of a fire that erupted in a pizza restaurant at SeaWorld San Diego. The blaze at the oceanic theme park alongside Mission Bay broke out about 11:45 a.m., according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Crews had the…

  • SeaWorld Reports First Birth of First Endangered Emperor Penguin

    The female emperor penguin chick hatched at SeaWorld in September. Courtesy of SeaWorld San Diego SeaWorld San Diego on Tuesday reported the first emperor penguin chick hatched since 2010, a rare event at the only institution in the Western Hemisphere where the endangered species are found. Emperor penguins are threatened in their native habit due…

  • SeaWorld San Diego Reports First Birth of Endangered Emperor Penguin Since 2010

    The female emperor penguin chick hatched at SeaWorld in September. Courtesy of SeaWorld San Diego SeaWorld San Diego on Tuesday reported the first emperor penguin chick hatched since 2010, a rare event at the only institution in the Western Hemisphere where the endangered species are found. Emperor penguins are threatened in their native habit due…