News & Notes

Florida Aquarium Successfully Spawns Pillar Coral

Utilizing greenhouses, LED lighting, and advanced computer control systems, The Florida Aquarium has induced the first captive spawning of Florida’s threatened Pillar Coral, Dendrogyra cylindrus.

21 Aug 1:04 PM 0 Read More...

Location and Dates Announced for MACNA 2020

The 2020 Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) will be held in Phoenix, Arizona, from August 28 – 30, 2020.

15 Aug 2:55 PM 0 Read More...

ORA's Baby Shark!

No kids music video earworm here! ORA’s take on the classic BABY SHARK is captive-bred Short Tail Nurse Sharks (Pseudoginglymostoma brevicaudatum). Experienced aquarists now have access to a captive-bred Nurse Shark that only grows to 2.5 feet and lives for decades.

19 Jul 2:45 PM 0 Read More...

New Study Cites Nitrogen Runoff as Significant Reef Killer

Researchers find compelling evidence that nitrogen loading caused by humans, rather than warming temperatures, is the primary driver of coral reef degradation at Looe Key Sanctuary Preservation Area.

19 Jul 10:55 AM 1 Read More...

Fluval Honored at World Branding Awards

Over 1,000 brands from 38 countries were nominated for the 2019-2020 Animalis Edition of the Awards in multiple categories, and more than 95,000 consumers from around the world participated during the voting period. 114 Brands from 38 countries, across 6 continents were awarded.

05 Jul 12:30 PM 0 Read More...