Category Archive: public aquarium

Mar 03

weedy sea dragons

The Subtle Beauty of the Weedy Sea Dragon The Weedy Sea Dragon is well-known for its majestic appearance and the ability to gently move through the water. You can easily lose sight of it when it decides to hide in its surroundings. This sea creature’s tricky nature adds to its overall appeal. The Weedy Sea …

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Nov 27

‘Extinct Jellyfish’ Sighted After 103 Years

The Crambione Cookii has not been seen since 1910 but was spotted off Queensland, Australia, by Puk Scivyer, who chanced upon the animal while releasing a rescued sea turtle. The aquarium worker said: ““As soon as I saw it I realised it was a species I’d never seen before. “But to then discover I was …

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Nov 16

Living Planet Aquarium prepares for December opening

Construction, which started 2th Oct 2012, continues on the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium in Draper. The aquarium is scheduled to open the last week of December 2013. The two-story Journey to South America exhibit, the slot canyon that will feature species unique to Utah, including the now indoor/outdoor River Otter exhibit. The highlight to be …

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Nov 13

A Rare fish only found near Islands in the Pacific has given birth in Captivity

A rare species of fish which is only found off a group of isolated islands in the Pacific Ocean has given birth at Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks. The tropical fish – which is black and white with long fins – is known as a cardinalfish and is found only on the coral reefs of …

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Oct 30

Guinness Book of Records – Biggest Aquarium in the World? Atlanta aquarium Georgia.

Ocean voyager. So long a tunnel you need a motorised walkway.   The newest exhibition is Sea Monsters Revealed: Aquatic Bodies. What’s at the aquarium? Here’s the list       programs and activities   Atlanta Aquarium website