Tag Archives: coral reef

Winter Fishtival January 2: Coral Reef

Join the Seattle Aquarium for Winter Fishtival, where we’ll feature different sea animals and fun activities each day. January 2 is devoted to the coral reef. Did you know that coral isn’t a plant—it’s actually an animal, related to sea more »

Posted in Marine Animals, Seattle Aquarium | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Strolling With The Shortnose Dragonfish

Pacific coral reef biologist Brian McNeil says our amazing little shortnose dragonfish, Eurypegasus draconis, doesn’t have a swim bladder and usually doesn’t swim. “It has to be really frightened to dart away. Even during a scare, it often prefers just more »

Posted in Marine Animals, Seattle Aquarium | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Winter Fishtival: Coral Reef Fun Facts

Join us for hands-on activities, special talks and opportunities to learn more about the care and feeding of the Aquarium’s fish, birds, tide pool animals and marine mammals during Winter Fishtival! Each day we’ll highlight a different sea animal and more »

Posted in Marine Animals, Seattle Aquarium | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment