Monthly Archives: January 2017

Gills Club at the Glen Echo Park Aquarium!

We are happy to announce that we are starting a club at the aquarium! Gills Club is a STEM-based education initiative dedicated to connecting girls with female scientists from around the world, sharing knowledge and inspiring shark and ocean conservation. … Continue reading

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Meet our newest animal, the stripped Burr Fish!

The Stripped Burr Fish, or Spiny Box Fish (Chilomycterus schoepfi), may look cute and cuddly, but its spines and beak-like mouth make it a tricky fish to catch. Although it is not commercially valuable, they often get caught accidentally, or … Continue reading

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