Education

  • It’s Grunion Season!

    It's Grunion Season! Native only to Southern California and Northern Baja, you might have heard of these famous fish for their unusual behavior — coming out of the water and up…

  • Meet Charles Hopper – Birch Aquarium’s New COO!

    Meet our new Chief Operating Officer, Charles Hopper. Charles comes to Birch Aquarium from the Seattle Aquarium, where he served for 15-years, most recently in the role of senior manager of…

  • Why are Garibaldi called Garibaldi?

    Why are Garibaldi called Garibaldi? These bright orange fish are named for Italian general Giuseppe Garibaldi, whose followers often wore a scarlet or red shirt. When biologists discovered a brilliant red-orange fish…

  • 5 Awesome Ocean Science Education Resources

    5 Awesome Ocean Science Education Resources from Home | Online Learning with the Ocean Experts at Birch Aquarium: Where families, teachers, and scientists of all ages can continue to invent, explore,…