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Shedd Aquarium Introduces New Kayaking Program

The paddling trips will incorporate plant surveys and a stop at the new River Island.

Shedd Aquarium will roll out a Kayak for Conservation program on the Chicago River ecosystem starting July 12; the paddling trips will feature biological surveys, litter pickup, invasive species removal, and a visit to the new River Island, a manmade river habitat for plants and local wildlife.