Thursday, July 11, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 82
What looks like an eight-legged shorebird is actually an American Avocet with three chicks underneath her wings. The long legs of the Avocet give an almost spider-like look to the bird when she is sheltering her equally long-legged chicks.
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Number 80
So what do you do when the penguins were looking forward to a fun encounter with guests and there is a last minute cancellation? Well, you substitute the Aquarium of the Pacific staff to give the penguins the people enrichment they were looking forward to.
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Hugh Aquarium Views Video Number 77
It’s started long ago. In an Aquarium not so far away. Sea Otters wielding laser swords as part of a parody video. Years later the penguins have their day.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Hugh Aquarium Views Video Number 76
Early morning in Lorikeet Forest.
Thursday, April 04, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 75
Aviculturist Sara talks about what the Aquarium’s penguins are up to after their migration season.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 74
Nearly everyone has a “Happy Place” that they can dream about. My happy place dreams tend to have a lot of otters and other critters in it. In this week’s Hugh’s Aquarium Views video, I try to visually interpret and share some those happy place dreams.
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 66
People do it all the time. They imitate what they think a sea lion sounds like by making barking sounds. But have you ever heard a penguin imitate a sea lion?
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 63
The lorikeets of Lorikeet Forest first destroy and then reconstruct a Jack-O-Lantern.
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 35
An original shorebird resident has her first chicks. Gigi the Stilt.
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Husbandry volunteer, Terri Oba, explains the process of preparing nesting materials for our penguins to ensure they have a successful breeding season.