King Midas, an endangered green sea turtle, swims around his home at the Aquarium of the Americas in New Orleans.

Lives at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

Adopting a Green Sea Turtle

Did you know Mydas, a 250-pound green sea turtle, can be found swimming through the Gulf of Mexico exhibit at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas.

Audubon Nature Institute Adopt an Animal Certificate.

Wild Child Package: $35.00
    Adoption benefits
      • Digital certificate of adoption

Adopt Me! 

Your symbolic animal adoption will help care for the more than 15,000 animals (including mammals, fish, birds, invertebrates, amphibians, reptiles, and insects) in Audubon's care. Because of your generosity, Audubon's animals enjoy the highest quality care, world-class exhibits and stimulating enrichment activities.

Adoptions are symbolic. All adoptable animals may have many adoptive parents and all adopt animals must remain in their Audubon homes.

See All Adoptable Animals