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Animal Updates | Mammals | Enrichment | Video | Volunteering

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Spin The Seal | Hugh  

Spin The Seal

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 54

20 years later a harbor seal pup is having fun just like mom used to.

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Animal Updates | Invertebrates | Enrichment | Video | Volunteering

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Octopus In Space Tongue-in-Cheek Thursday | Hugh  

Octopus In Space Tongue-in-Cheek Thursday

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 53

When I watched Little Red the octopus get in her puzzle box a couple of videos ago I couldn’t help but think of how it reminded me of an astronaut getting into a space capsule while orbiting the earth.

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Whale Watching

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Bounty of Blue Whales | James S.  

Bounty of Blue Whales

Blue whales have been spotted off of Redondo Canyon and Pt. Fermin for the past week! Joining them have been a lot of fin whales and a couple humpbacks as well as our usual suspects of dolphins. When our interns start they’ll be starting out strong with blue whale ID.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Shelby’s Pup | Hugh  

Shelby’s Pup

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 52

On April 20 2018 one of the Aquarium of the Pacific’s original animals, Shelby the harbor seal, gave birth to a healthy female pup.

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Blue Whales Are Going To Be Here Soon! | James S.  

Blue Whales Are Going To Be Here Soon!

Our second blue whale sighting already and we’ve had a lot of dolphin sightings plus our first humpback of the spring/summer season.

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Animal Updates | Mammals | Video | Volunteering

Friday, May 04, 2018

Cosplaying Sea Otters | Hugh  

Cosplaying Sea Otters

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 51

A long time ago, in an Aquarium far, far away…

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Education | Scientific Research

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Ocean Life from the View of a Microscope | James S.  

Ocean Life from the View of a Microscope

There is a lot going on in the ocean when you look beyond the waves and the whales (and other animals) in the ocean, microscopic life flourishes underneath the surface. Over the next few weeks, the Aquarium of the Pacific will be talking with researchers working on the NOAA ship, Ronald H. Brown. These scientists are participating in ongoing research to measure and monitor changes in the world oceans over time. Traveling from Durban, South Africa to Goa, India, they will be collecting samples of the water so that they can describe the ocean chemistry and biology that they are observing.

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Still Time To See The Gray Whales | James S.  

Still Time To See The Gray Whales

In the last couple of weeks, we’ve recorded 15 sightings of gray whales along with lots of fin whales, bottlenose dolphins, common dolphins, Pacific white-sided, and even a sperm whale!

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Animal Updates | Invertebrates | Enrichment | Video | Volunteering

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Little Red the Octopus and the Puzzle Box | Hugh  

Little Red the Octopus and the Puzzle Box

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 50

Enrichment activity for an octopus. Little Red the octopus and the puzzle box.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

The Gray and Fin Whale Parade Continues! | James S.  

The Gray and Fin Whale Parade Continues!

It’s been very exciting on the whale watches recently, we’ve seen lots of fin whales, gray whales, dolphins, and an early blue whale!

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