7 posts from June 2013
June 27, 2013
June 16, 2013
June 14, 2013
If you filled your coffee pot or tea kettle with tap water from Lake Michigan this morning, you’re among the 36 million people in the United States and Canada who depend on the Great Lakes for this most basic resource.
You are at home on the Great Lakes. And Shedd’s lighter, brighter revamped gallery of the same name wants to help you explore, learn more about and get downright excited about this ecosystem that you are a part of.
June 12, 2013
June 07, 2013
June 04, 2013
Your seafood choices can have a big impact on the health of our oceans and lakes – so make sure they’re positive ones! Every month, Shedd’s Right Bite team highlights a sustainable seafood option that’s good for both you and our planet. The Fish of the Month for June is U.S. Atlantic mahi mahi caught by troll or pole-and-line.
June 01, 2013
Australian lungfish (Neoceratodus forsteri) have been around for 100 million years. Shedd Aquarium’s eldest Australian lungfish isn’t quite that old, but his arrival in time for the June 1 opening of Chicago’s fabled 1933 World’s Fair makes him the most senior resident in the building and the longest-lived of his species—or any fish species—in any aquarium in the world.