All About Eels

Eels are very cool fish. It is a common misconception that they are the same as water snakes, or the ocean’s equivalent of snakes we have on dry land.   Eels are actually elongated fish. They have very long bodies that wiggle through the water. The eel will send waves through its body, which propels …

All About Hammerhead Sharks

Of all the sharks that swim in the oceans of the world, perhaps none have piqued our collective interest more than the fascinating hammerhead shark. When you see different kinds of sharks, it can be confusing to tell them apart.  There are 440 known species of shark, after all! That said, hammerheads are usually easy to …

Manatee Information and Facts

Manatees, known by their affectionate nickname the “sea cow” or alternately “cow of the sea”, are said to be the gentle giants of the sea.  They live in shallow coastal waters and prefer warmer climates. Manatees spend their time roaming about, munching on underwater shrubs, identified mainly by their big grey bodies and whisker-covered faces.  …