Monthly Archives: November 2013

Seattle Aquarium Open House attracts over 800 attendees

On November 15, the Seattle Aquarium hosted its Aquarium Open House event, an evolution of the Aquarium Family Night that had been held since 2005 in partnership with the Environmental Science Center. The activity-filled evening event was designed to welcome more »

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Former Seattle Aquarium board member named NOAA Fisheries administrator

Will Stelle, former Aquarium board member and charter member of our Public Partnerships committee, was recently named the administrator of the newly formed NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region. He has been serving as the NW Regional Administrator. Will has had more »

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Seattle Aquarium helps launch Google+ Connected Classrooms

On November 4, the Seattle Aquarium helped Google+ launch their new Connected Classrooms program by hosting a “Hangout on Air” devoted to the topic of underwater seasons. (“Hangout on Air” means that the session was webcast live.) The Aquarium was more »

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Seattle Aquarium works with experts to understand mysterious sea star condition

As you may have seen in a recent KING 5 News segment, some sunflower stars in British Columbia, Washington and California—and even along the Seattle waterfront—have been suffering from a condition that gives the impression of “melting.” The cause of more »

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Seattle Aquarium receives Ivar's "Clams for Charity" donation

Halloween was all treats and no tricks at the Seattle Aquarium this year! On the afternoon of October 31, Ivar’s President Bob Donegan presented Seattle Aquarium President & CEO Bob Davidson with a donation check of over $20,000. The money more »

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