12 August 2010

From the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr Group: Terrific kelp

Two Oceans Aquarium

The Kelp Forest Exhibit contains 800 000 litres of seawater. The tank it is housed in is 12m x 12m x 6m deep and the water temperature is between 12 and 15º C. The windows are made of acrylic (a type of plastic) and are about 180mm thick. This evocative photo, courtesy EltonHarding, was taken with a cellphone camera!

Been to the Aquarium lately? We’d love to see what you saw! If you have images that you’d like to share with us, join the Two Oceans Aquarium Flickr group and you could see your picture on our blog!

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