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  • Seadragons, Part 4: The Importance of this Trip

    By Leslee Matsushige, aquarium co-curator Each day I’m in Australia, I realize just how┬áimportant this trip is for Birch Aquarium at Scripps and for me, personally. Our aquarists have learned a…

  • Wolf-Eel Update: Now on Display

    Our baby wolf-eels are now two months old and doing great! Several are on display in Tank 9-D near the jellies. We’ve also begun sending some to other aquariums. At this…

  • Amazing Wolf-Eel Egg Photos

    Peter Kragh, a professional photographer/videographer, went behind the scenes to photograph the hatching of our wolf-eel eggs. Check out these photos. They are simply stunning.…

  • Whale Watching Photo Winners: February

    We’re a bit behind on announcing the winners of February’s Whale Watching Photo Contest, and we continue to receive incredible entries. Below are the winners our staff selected for last month.…

  • Update: Wolf-eel eggs at Week 12

    Our wolf-eel eggs are about a week away from hatching. Look at how big they’ve grown! It can take up to two weeks for all the eggs to hatch once the…

  • 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…

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