This video explains how the aquarists monitor the lighting, water flow, water chemistry and nutrition in tanks with corals to ensure that they grow into colorful colonies.
This video explains how new and sick animals are quarantined and treated in the behind-the-scenes area known as the west wing.
This video explains how the giant Pacific octopus on display is housed, fed, and kept active with toys.
This video explains how food is prepared and tailored to the needs of each species, including rockfish, pipefish, yellow tangs, skates, ratfish, sculpins and a moray eel.
This video explains how coral is propagated by snipping pieces from larger corals.
Confluence is a newsletter of Oregon Sea Grant. Articles feature the supported research and events of the program.