Jellies Invasion is coming!

Jellies Invasion: Oceans Out of Balance opens in less than a month! As you read last week, our aquarists begin collecting, maintaining and breeding animals months before an exhibit opens. The jellies are being collected from natural habitats and from other institutions around the world. In fact, we just received a shipment of  blue blubbers and lagoon jellies last week from Japan. Take a look at some of the blue blubbers:

The blue blubbers are one of nine species that will be featured in the exhibit. Even after Jellies Invasion opens to the public, the aquarists will continue to grow our collection of jellies. Aquarists are constantly replicating natural habitats, feeding, caring for and breeding the animals so they acclimate and flourish. The ultimate goal of our “jellies lab” is to establish and maintain breeding cultures of jellies so we can provide a variety of specimans for our visitors to see in the exhibit.

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4 Responses to “Jellies Invasion is coming!”

  1. 1 grace bowen May 8, 2009 at 8:14 pm

    so cool

  2. 2 Justin May 11, 2009 at 11:51 pm

    Those jellyfish are cool.

  3. 3 Patti Mc from McKean PA May 15, 2009 at 3:40 pm

    Your videos of the jellies and the dolphins are awesome. Can’t wat to come visit next month.

  4. 4 David May 17, 2009 at 6:54 pm

    I also can’t wait to visit and see the new Jelly exhibit next month! Very nice upbeat video!

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