Regarding measures for the outdoor area "Ocean Terrace" due to the outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Ibaraki Prefecture (updated on December 2023, 12)

Due to the outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus in Ibaraki Prefecture, outdoor areas have been closed since December 2023, 12, but since there have been no other cases in the 14 days since then, we have closed the outdoor area as of December 21, 2023. The closure of outdoor areas will be lifted from the 12th. Please note that we continue to implement the following measures as epidemic prevention measures.

  • Cancellation of programs and events related to “Humboldt Penguins”
  • Installation of foot disinfection mats at the aquarium entrance
  • Spraying slaked lime at the aquarium entrance

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding and cooperation.