Monthly Archives: September 2017

Part 5: Seattle Aquarium assists with Hardy, the rescued sea otter

Guest post by Seattle Aquarium biologist Julie Carpenter Hardy is now in his eleventh week at the Vancouver Aquarium and continues to hit milestones! He is growing quickly and becoming quite independent. He weighs about 21 pounds (9.5 kg) and more »

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Part 4: Seattle Aquarium assists with Hardy, the rescued sea otter

Guest post by Seattle Aquarium animal care technician Kelli Lee At 10 weeks old, Hardy, the rescued sea otter pup at Vancouver Aquarium, weighs 18.7 pounds (8.48 kg). He’s experienced many milestones over the past week. His surf clam now more »

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Part 3: Seattle Aquarium assists with Hardy, the rescued sea otter

Guest post by Seattle Aquarium Biologist Caroline Hempstead It is now the fourth week of the Seattle Aquarium staff providing animal care assistance to Hardy, a rescued sea otter at the Vancouver Aquarium. He is growing stronger and bigger and more »

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Know your beach: end-of-season report

#6 in the 2017 series of guest blog posts by Seattle Aquarium beach naturalists Bobby Arispe and Jen Strongin. Wow. I cannot believe our beach season is over already! It feels like we just got started. Thank you to everyone more »

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Part 2: Seattle Aquarium assists with Hardy, the rescued sea otter

Guest post by Seattle Aquarium Laboratory Specialist Amy Green Hardy, a rescued northern sea otter pup, is well on his way to recovery at the Vancouver Aquarium. This is the second week that Seattle Aquarium staff have traveled to Vancouver more »

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