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scripps oceanography

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • All About the California King Crab

    Learn all about the California King Crab - See that blue band on our King Crab’s leg? Colored bands are used to identify different animals with the exhibit. They help our…

  • 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…