South Carolina Aquarium | Charleston South Carolina | SC
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Actived: Wednesday Jan 26, 2022
Trash fish? No, Triggerfish! - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Triggerfish is a well-recognized and highly sought-after seafood selection. Triggerfish, which Chef Russ now likes to dub “the original bycatch”, used to cost only about $7 a pound. Nowadays, depending on the supply and demand, triggerfish can cost up to $20 a pound! Triggerfish is a great example on the importance of teaching guests that ...Category: Voucher, Get Code
Education Outreach Program - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Education Outreach. Let the South Carolina Aquarium come to you! Our Education Outreach team travels all over the state hoping to inspire people of all ages to care for water, wildlife, and wild places. Our programming brings interactive learning to your facility through engaging activities, including wildlife artifacts and live animals.Category: All, Get Code
"Tanked" Inspired: How We Built the Great Ocean Tank ...
(52 years ago) Once those initial steps were taken, a hole was dug into the ground and a wood frame was assembled for the tank. Metal bars were placed inside the frame for extra reinforcement. Next, concrete was poured until the frame was full. Once dried, the frame was removed and the concrete was waterproofed. The acrylic windows, which are 18-inches thick ...Category: Voucher, Get Code
Frequently Asked Questions - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) We do offer free admission to South Carolina certified K-12 teachers. Please call (843) 577-FISH (3474) to make your reservation, and be prepared to show proof of eligibility at the gate upon entry. We also offer $40 Angelfish family memberships to South Carolina residents who qualify via EBT card, SC Voucher letter or free/reduced lunch letter ...Category: All, Teachers, Family, Get Code
Recycling Oyster Shells - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Provide separate containers for shell and trash. Dump shells from bags or containers and leave only shells in the bins. Bring your shell to the nearest shell recycling center. Maps are provided below. If a center is not shown near you, please call 843-953-9397. Do not put live oysters in South Carolina waters.Category: All, Get Code
Aquarium Aglow - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Aquarium Aglow is closed for the 2021 season. We will be back for 2022! New for 2021, Aquarium Aglow is a one-of-a-kind holiday experience in downtown Charleston! This immersive holiday light spectacular brings forth the joy and magic of the season with tens of thousands of lights displayed throughout the Aquarium, from elegant and innovative ...Category: Voucher, Get Code
Adopt an Animal - Gifts - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Classroom Adoptions. Support the Sea Turtle Care Center™ by “adopting” a Loggerhead Sea Turtle for your classroom. If you are interested in supporting this program through a Classroom Adopt, or want to learn more about fundraising ideas, please call (843) 579-8595 or email [email protected]scaquarium.org.Category: All, Get Code
Sea Turtle Care Center™ - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Turtle Teams Making a Difference. Under management by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Marine Turtle Conservation Program, more than 20 turtle teams, composed of volunteers, identify and protect sea turtle nests. To report a stranded sea turtle, please call the SCDNR Hotline: (800) 922-5431. Botany Bay.Category: All, Get Code
Meet the Scaly Residents of Remote Bulls Island - South ...
(52 years ago) South Carolina has the second densest population of American alligators on a remote barrier island just 40-minutes from downtown Charleston, Bulls Island. We’re lucky enough to have access to seeing this wildlife success story thanks to Coastal Expeditions and their new “Bulls Island Alligator Walk” tours! We sat down with Olivia DePue ...Category: All, Get Code
Make Your Mark - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Those who purchase a fish will also receive Watershed Society benefits. Make your mark. Contact us to purchase a plaque for the Sea Turtle Wall. For more information, please contact Nicole Principe at [email protected]scaquarium.org or (843) 579-8628. Quantities are limited.Category: All, Get Code
Meet the Aquarium's Director of Conservation, Albert ...
(52 years ago) “Conservation used to be about protecting the animals’ habitat. Now … it’s about protecting our habitat.” – Albert George Every day when he comes to work, Albert takes on challenges that, to some, may seem insurmountable. But for this charismatic individual, the conservation issues facing South Carolina’s future aren’t daunting.Category: All, Get Code
The Plastic Impact During the Pandemic - South Carolina ...
(52 years ago) Another goal of Pam and Michael Wilson Plastic-Free Waters is to increase the number and location of contributors to the Litter-free Digital Journal, a project in the South Carolina Aquarium Citizen Science app. Current members have made incredible strides during the pandemic to conduct litter sweeps and contribute data of findings, ultimately ...Category: Voucher, Get Code
Safe Fishing Practices: Reducing Sea Turtle Hooks - South ...
(52 years ago) In the event of hooking a turtle, call the SDNR Sea Turtle Hotline: (843) 633-1639. Stay up to date on saltwater fishing size and catch limits. Nearly all sea turtle species are classified as either threatened or endangered. Every injured sea turtle is a threat to the survival of their species. By taking these simple steps, you can enjoy South ...Category: All, Get Code
Meet Beach Santa - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) We’re excited to know Santa finds South Carolina as appealing as we do, but it isn’t all sunbathing and relaxing swims for him. Beach Santa is hard at work helping the environment, collecting and logging litter in the Litter-free Digital Journal, a project of the South Carolina Aquarium Citizen Science app. We met up with Beach Santa to get ...Category: All, Get Code
Tuck in with the Turtles - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Book A Sleepover. Reservations are available Sunday through Thursday evening at $3250 per reservation. Reservation includes up to 50 guests; additional guests are $65. For more information or to book a reservation, complete our Group Inquiry Form or contact Courtney Gerstenmaier-Felton at (843) 579-8566 or [email protected]scaquarium.org.Category: Voucher, Get Code
Meet Good Catch Partner, Vasa Tarvin of Tarvin Seafood ...
(52 years ago) When Vasa graduated school, Wayne found him a boat that was custom built for a 5-foot-2 local fisherman. It was a snug office for Vasa’s lumbering 6-foot-4 stature, so they lowered the floor in the wheelhouse so he could stand up straight. And just like that, Vasa became captain of his own boat and Tarvin Seafood was born.Category: Voucher, Get Code
Meet our Good Catch Partner, The Glass Onion! - South ...
(52 years ago) The Glass Onion is a favorite spot to take out-of-towners for a true Lowcountry meal. To top it off, the relaxing of single-use plastic bans to help offset the burden of COVID-19 impact on restaurants didn’t have any effects on The Glass Onion’s practices. They have remained true to their commitment to keep plastic straws, plastic take-out ...Category: Restaurant, Get Code
What’s Cooking: Build-Your-Own Grit Bowls - South Carolina ...
(52 years ago) Here’s how it works: Start with a bowl of grits. Add a layer of something cheesy. Pick two or three veggie toppings that can be fresh or cooked. Throw in local shrimp (steamed, grilled, fried or sautéed) Top with a sauce (pesto, bacon jam, or she crab gravy are some of our favorites) What we like about this meal is that it makes excellent ...Category: Voucher, Get Code
The Good Catch Mindset: Think Local, Buy Local, Eat Local ...
A Conversation with Sea Pines Resort - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) The Sea Pines Resort is located on the southern tip of Hilton Head Island and has been entertaining guests and travelers for over 50 years. It hosts a wide selection of award-winning restaurants and dining experiences, and the staff is committed to quality food and service. With that in mind, we caught up with Executive Chef Benjamin Harris at ...Category: Restaurant, Get Code
Critter Calls - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Book an Aquarium animal for your next virtual birthday or work meeting! All Critter Calls are $100 for 15 minutes and special requests can be taken to customize the call. Zoom platform is preferred but any conferencing platform can be used. *Animals subject to change based on animal care needs*. BOOK A MEETING.Category: All, Get Code
Research Archives - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Microplastics & Mega Problems: Pollution Solutions in the Lowcountry. On November 21, guests flooded into the South Carolina Aquarium’s Great Hall with one thing on their mind: plastic. The third Holland Lifelong Learning lecture of the season featured not one,... read more →.Category: All, Get Code
Join us for the Solo Sweep Challenge - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) The South Carolina Aquarium is enlisting fans, followers, volunteers and corporate partners to join us on a month-long challenge to reach our goal of logging one million pieces of litter in the Litter-free Digital Journal, a project of the South Carolina Aquarium Citizen Science app. Because the novel coronavirus has disrupted our traditional ...Category: All, Get Code
Conservation - Research and Fieldwork - South Carolina ...
(52 years ago) South Carolina Aquarium staff participate in research and fieldwork to protect our state’s animals and environments. From population assessment surveys to restoration of critical habitats, their contributions in the field help ensure a healthy future for …Category: Voucher, Get Code
(52 years ago) Just call us more than 48 hours before the event and we’ll cancel your reservation – no penalty. If you’re a no-show or need to cancel late, we’ll donate the full cost to the South Carolina Aquarium. PRICING. • Paddleboard – $35/2 hours. • Single Kayak – $45/4 hours. • Tandem Kayak – $55/4 hours. RENTAL LOCATIONS. Shem Creek ...Category: All, Get Code
Press Releases Archives - Page 3 of 5 - South Carolina ...
(52 years ago) Join the South Carolina Aquarium for the First Public Sea Turtle Release of the Year. CHARLESTON, S.C. — April 5, 2014 —Grab a friend and head out to see the first public sea turtle release of the year. Huntington, a 177-pound loggerhead sea turtle, will... read more →.Category: Voucher, Get Code
Interns in the Field with Coastal Expeditions - South ...
(52 years ago) Interns in the Field with Coastal Expeditions. On a bright and sunny Sunday in February, our high school interns got the opportunity to explore the world outside our walls, specifically, Shem Creek, with the help of Coastal Expeditions. Armed with paddles, life jackets, sunscreen and a desire for adventure, they hit the water in tandem kayaks ...Category: All, Get Code
Meet our Newest Residents, Red Ruffed Lemurs! - South ...
(52 years ago) The South Carolina Aquarium has welcomed two red ruffed lemurs to their new home in Madagascar Journey! Josephine and Avior are getting acclimated to their new home, and we are excited for their debut this Friday, September 18. These furry friends’ journey from the Duke Lemur Center to Charleston went off without a hitch, and the lemurs are beginning to explore …Category: Voucher, Get Code
Reflecting on the Solo Sweep Challenge - South Carolina ...
(52 years ago) Reflecting on the Solo Sweep Challenge. As we look back on the month of April, we are feeling especially thankful for all of you. Last month, we challenged you to step up and participate in our #SoloSweepChallenge, a month-long challenge to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day with continued litter pick-ups while social distancing.Category: All, Get Code
(52 years ago) july, 2021. Meet the Keeper: Sharks, Ages Seven and Up - SOLD OUT. 14 jul. 10:30 am 11:00 am. Meet the Keeper: Sharks, Ages Seven and Up - SOLD OUT Members-Only Event 10:30 am - 11:00 am. Event Details. SOLD OUT It's Shark Week at the South Carolina Aquarium! Join us for a shark myth busters game to learn more about our resident species and ...Category: Voucher, Get Code
Behind the Scenes with Josh - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) Gopher Tortoise. The only tortoise species naturally found in the Southeast. Considered master diggers, as they can burrow several feet deep. Create homes for hundreds of other species thanks to their burrow efforts. Can live 70 years in the wild, and even longer in human care. Let's start with Josh offering enrichment to Sassy the skunk.Category: All, Get Code
Community Archives - Page 3 of 11 - South Carolina Aquarium
Exhibits - South Carolina Aquarium
(52 years ago) The Shallows. Stop by The Shallows to observe and pet our cownose stingrays! Or give the rays a fishy treat between 10:15 a.m. and 4 p.m. each day, while supplies last. To try it yourself, purchase a stingray feeding voucher for $5 at the admission …Category: All, Get Code
How To Make a Softie BLT with Andy McLeod from Dockery's ...
(52 years ago) Once the butter has melted and started to foam baste the crab until it puffs and is firm. Remove and place on a wire rack to drain for a few seconds. Add the perfectly crispy, juicy crab to the bottom bun and place the bacon on top, and lay the dressed top bun to it. Bon appetit. For the dredge: 1/2 cup corn flour. 1/2 cup cornmeal. 1 t paprika.Category: Voucher, Get Code
Uncategorized Archives - Page 2 of 6 - South Carolina Aquarium