Thursday, November 07, 2019
It’s been exciting in the local waters, even with the ups and downs in the weather. We’ve seen humpbacks, gray whales, and plenty of dolphins. Check out the interesting story of the gray whale spotted in the harbor in our newest blog entry.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
It’s been a bit since our last blog, but we have had a lot of activity on the water including our first gray whale of the fall. Our new interns are all trained up and providing us with a lot of beautiful photos of our local whales and dolphins.
Thursday, October 03, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 88
I’ve been asked by several guests recently about what is the simplest way to tell if you are looking at a sea lion like Harpo and not a seal like Kaya. This week’s video is on the three easiest to see characteristics of a sea lion.
Thursday, September 12, 2019
Bryde’s whales have been spotted again in Southern California, along with humpbacks, Risso’s dolphins, and a late season blue whale cow/calf pair. Let’s explore Bryde’s whales in this blog entry.
Thursday, September 05, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 86
A look back to the sights and sounds of an orphan baby otter named Ollie in 2010.
Saturday, August 24, 2019
As the season starts to turn away from vacations and time off school our whale sightings haven’t caught the message with lots of dolphins, more blue whales, and a rare visit from a couple of sperm whales off of Point Vicente.
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 85
Ollie is the smartest and most entertainingly spontaneous sea otter I’ve ever met. I call her creative behaviors just Ollie being Ollie.
Thursday, August 08, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 84
Touring the entire aquarium in under 3 minutes via a timelapse video.
Thursday, August 01, 2019
It’s been a beautiful summer of whales! Not only has our first major expansion, Pacific Visions, opened this summer but we have had a great season full of marine life diversity!
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 83
Training Ollie the sea otter to take selfies to capture her facial expressions.