The goal of Mississippi Aquarium's social media posts is to provide science-based, peer-reviewed information to our fans. We use our voice to instill a passion for the aquatic world, inspire learning and promote conservation. We encourage our community to engage in our social media posts and connect with others who support our mission.
Please be polite and courteous, especially in times of disagreement
As a science-based organization, we do not encourage or support the act of sharing false information. We hold the right to remove any of the following types of content and will block the users who share it:
false or misleading posts and messages
intentional provocation of other community members in the form of deliberate bullying and trolling
posts that are racist, hateful, sexist, homophobic, insulting or life-threatening
harassing messages, such as name-calling or personal attacks
serious, unproven, or incorrect citations against individuals or organizations
posts that appear to be abusive, aggressive, explicit, vulgar, violent, obscene or pornographic
copyright infringement comments or messages
advertisements for individuals or organizations
posts that suggest or encourage illegal activity
posts by robotic or alias accounts
profane or obscene language
Thank you for support and cooperation!
Mississippi Aquarium monitors our social media channels daily. Comments posted outside of our business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central time will be read and addressed as quickly as possible.