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  • Wolf-Eel Update: Week 10

    Caring for our wolf-eel eggs is an ongoing process. Check out the pictures below of the eggs at Week 10, as well a video taken a few weeks ago of Aquarist…

  • A Swell Welcoming

    Say hello to a new member of our fish family. A swell shark has hatched in our aquarium nursery! The baby shark, which measures about six inches long, spent 10 months…

  • Update: Wolf-eel Eggs

    Our wolf-eel eggs continue to thrive. Each week, our aquarists take photos of the developing eggs to track their development. Week 5: Note the long tail running just below and to…

  • New Eggs from ‘Alien Elders’

    By Nigella Hillgarth, executive director The wolf-eels at Birch Aquarium at Scripps laid eggs this month! This is an unusual and exciting occurrence by a really remarkable fish. We kept the…

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