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conservation

  • The latest on our seahorse conservation work

    Did you know Birch Aquarium shares baby seahorses with other aquariums? By way of our seahorse propagation program, Birch Aquarium has sent baby seahorses to 100 destinations across the country. Sharing…

  • New sculptures on Preuss Tide Pool Plaza

    If you visited Birch Aquarium last October or November, you may have caught a glimpse of sculptor Brian Gibson — Birch Aquarium's first artist-in-residence — in action. You might have noticed…

  • Meet the Honeycomb Eel

    Meet the Honeycomb Eel (Laced Moray Eel) - This charismatic fish is the Honeycomb Moray Eel, a tropical species from the Indo-Pacific. These nocturnal predators spend their days hiding in caves…

  • 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…

  • International Day of Women and Girls in Science

    It’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science! We couldn’t let this day go by without giving our aquarists a huge shoutout for their incredible work day in and day…

  • 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,…