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Saving Otter 501: Full Episode

This is the story of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's 501st attempt to save an orphan otter. NATURE follows as Otter 501 learns how to dive, hunt, eat, and fend for herself in the wild, where survival is a long shot at best.

Oct 16th, 2013 | Comments

Saving Otter 501: Infographic: California Sea Otter

Learn all about the California Sea Otter. Did you know sea otters possess the densest coat of fur in the animal kingdom?

Oct 15th, 2013 | Comments

Saving Otter 501: Video: Why Sea Otters Hold Hands & Wrap Pups in Seaweed

Sea otters cannot even swim on their own when they are born. In the wild, a mother otter takes her pup everywhere to protect and educate her baby.

Oct 14th, 2013 | Comments

Saving Otter 501: Video: Sea Otter Pup Lessons

An orphan otter pup learns a few lessons at The Monterey Bay Aquarium from a surrogate mother otter.

Oct 13th, 2013 | Comments

Saving Otter 501: Video: Meet Otter 501

A baby sea otter abandoned on the beach was brought in to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. This is the aquarium's 501st attempt to save an orphan otter. Against all odds, will she be able to return to her home in the wild?

Oct 12th, 2013 | Comments

Saving Otter 501: Infographic: Northern Sea Otter

Learn all about the Northern Sea Otter. Did you know sea otters often rest together in single-sex groups called rafts?

Oct 9th, 2013 | Comments

Saving Otter 501: Film Credits: Saving Otter 501

Production and crew credits for Saving Otter 501.

Jun 25th, 2013 | Comments

Yellowstone Otters: Introduction

Yellowstone National Park is home to some of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world. It's also a haven for the river otter, star of the NATURE program Yellowstone Otters.

Jan 10th, 1998 | Comments

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