Dee's blog @ Audubon

Come Have Breakfast with the Penguins!

By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Headed to Breakfast with the Penguins tomorrow? Find out a little more about the penguins you'll be dining with!

Buzz Arrives at Audubon!

November 17, 2010 | Tag(s): Aquarium, endangered species, Gulf of Mexico, Sawfish
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
The Aquarium is excited to announce the arrival of Buzz the smalltooth sawfish!
Emma with her Birthday Cake

The Aquarium Celebrates it's 20th Birthday!

August 31, 2010 | Tag(s): Aquarium Birthday, Gulf of Mexico, Penguins, Spots
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
We hope you join us September 4th-6th for face painting, scavenger hunts, our Fins and Grins photo contest finalist gallery, musical guests,
saltmix

Salt Mix

August 26, 2010 | Tag(s): Aquarium Husbandry, Salt Mix
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Have you ever wondered where the Aquariums 940,000 gallons of salt water comes from??

Tarpon Rodeo

By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
On Monday the Husbandry Staff moved thirty tarpon from the Caribbean Tunnel to their new home in the Gulf of Mexico exhibit.
Fish Transport Unit (FTU)

Sending Our Thanks Up River

July 18, 2010 | Tag(s): Fish Transport
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
This week the Aquarium will transport surplus fish 1,000 miles to Dubuque, Iowa.
Comb Jelly

Jellies

June 8, 2010 | Tag(s): Comb Jelly, Jelly Gallery
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Like Brenda mentioned in her “Ordinary Animals” blog; all animals count on this planet, even the ones without brains.

Endymion's First Molt

June 2, 2010 | Tag(s): Endymion, Penguins
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Endymion, our juvenile African Black-footed Penguin has gone through her first molt.
Gulf of Mexico Exhibit

Paying it Forward

May 26, 2010 | Tag(s): Husbandry
By: Dee, Aquarist at The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
In addition to our animal care responsibilities, Aquarists feel a sense of responsibility to inspire those that will come after us.