Intertidal, In The Oregon Coast Aquarium, Newport, Oregon

Wolf vs Moray
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An exhibit displayed the differences between the Wolf Eel and the Moray Eel. It even showed how the skulls differed.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:19:15 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5836
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Below The Tide Line
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An exhibit asked, "What's going on down there? Life picks up below the low tide line. Dense strands of algae carpet the rocks thriving in sunlit water. Many kind of animals live here, exposed to air by only the lowest low tides...."


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:19:28 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5837
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An Anemone
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A sea anemone was attached to a rock in a tank. The overhead lighting caused the anemone to appear to glow.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:19:40 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5838
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Large Pink Anemone
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A large pink anemone shared a rock with dozens of tiny anemone.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:19:45 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C15_5839
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Two Sea Stars Wrestled
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Tow large sea stars appeared to wrestle in another tank. They moved so slowly that the event might take days to resolve.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:20:50 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5840
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Pale Pink
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A pale pink anemone with a deep red base rested on sand next to a green anemone.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:21:27 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5843
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A Touch Tank
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A touch tank gave visitors a chance to feel sea anemone and sea stars with their bare hands.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:22:03 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5844
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Video Fish Swimming
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A video of fish swimming in circles around a cylindrical tank.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Filmed: 11:28:31 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5851
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See Through Tank
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Another tank had glass on both sides and allowed the visitor to observe fish swimming between two walls covered with seaweed.


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:29:28 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5852
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Doors In/Out
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The doors in and out of the "Sandy Shores" exhibit. A sign on the inside had called it the, "Intertidal Exhibit."


Intertidal   •  An Exhibit Hall In The   •  Oregon Coast Aquarium external link external link   •  Newport external link Oregon   •  (Date Photographed: 11:36:53 Saturday 2 January 2016)   •  (Date Published: Wednesday 10 February 2016)   •  © 2016 Bryan Costales Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License #C16_5869
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