On Saturday, Chehaw Park hosted World Ocean's Day.
This day provides the opportunity to educate children to on the world TMs shared oceans and learn about marine life.
Visitors got the chance handle some of the marine life featured at the zoo. Organizers say, giving the children the chance to hold and touch the animals helps reduce their fear of them.
World Ocean TMs Day also raises awareness about the crucial role the ocean plays in our lives and the increasingly critical need for each of us to help conserve its resources.