Thursday, January 23, 2014
Happy New Year, Whale Fans!
The first day of the new year started off with another sighting of the Bigg’s killer whales! Like clockwork, these beautiful whales graced us with their presence yet again on New Year’s Day. This will be the third consecutive year they have been sighted on our whale watches on this exact day. Read on to learn more about our black and white whale friends and much more!
Thursday, January 16, 2014
How to tell the Aquarium's otters apart
It was a simple question that a guest asked me recently. How do you tell the otters apart?
Tuesday, January 07, 2014
How do you enrich a reptile? After seeing enrichment for birds and mammals some people are curious about enrichment for our other animals. Enrichment Intern AnnMarie uses scent to intrigue and entice our California Desert Tortoise.
Thursday, January 02, 2014
While many were enjoying Christmas opening gifts and sipping eggnog, a dedicated group of staff members and volunteers spent the day caring for the critters of the Aquarium of the Pacific.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
As we come to the end of another year, we are sure not ending our whale sightings! This is just the beginning!
Check out some amazing photos from our recent trips and even some of my personal videos!
Tuesday, December 24, 2013
Even when enrichments don’t work out the way people want them to, the animals still have fun!
Thursday, December 19, 2013
Aquarium of the Pacific Highlights From 2013
There were a lot of neat things happening with sea otters, seals, sea lions and penguins in 2013. Lets look back at some of them.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Killer whales, humpbacks, grays, a sperm whale and more!!!
The end of November through the beginning of December 2013 will go down in infamy as one of the most epic weeks of sightings ever! It was a true cornucopia of whale species and a lifetime of memories for the guests on board. Check out our photos!
Monday, December 09, 2013
Check out the enrichment items and treats our animals got during this year’s Holiday Treats Festival! Both animals and humans had so much fun!
Thursday, December 05, 2013
Hints and anecdotes for viewing the sea turtles of the San Gabriel River.
The San Gabriel River is one of the main watersheds of the Los Angeles Basin. It is also the home of the Northern most colony of Green Sea Turtles and offers prime viewing opportunities for this threatened species.