• Migratory Marine Moms

    This Mother’s Day we’re shining the spotlight on two of our ocean’s most hardworking moms — Gray Whales and Leopard Sharks!…

  • Invest in Our Ocean Planet

    The theme for Earth Day 2022 is Invest in Our Planet – a concept that emphasizes the urgency of acting now to preserve and protect our planet for the good of…

  • Volunteers of Birch Aquarium

    It’s volunteer appreciation week — to celebrate we want to highlight and give thanks to our incredible team of volunteers! …

  • Women of Birch Aquarium

    A day-to-day that involves caring for baby seahorses, coordinating a team of SCUBA divers, photographing a penguin parade, teaching students about creatures of the intertidal zone, coming-up with new exhibit designs…

  • The Gorgeous Garibaldi

    If you’ve ever been snorkeling or diving in Southern California waters, chances are you’ve caught a glimpse of a Garibaldi! These bright orange fish are hard to miss, even if you…

  • Sea-lebrating our Seadragons

    Two years ago, Birch Aquarium at Scripps welcomed two new wonderful weedies to the world — this was the first time ever Weedy Seadragons were bred and successfully hatched at the…