November 20, 2018

Aquarium stock take is under way

Visitors counting species in a tankThe count takes place between 7 – 15 January

The annual stock take of an aquarium in Cornwall is under way to find out how many animals it has.

Sharks, rays and seahorses at Newquay’s Blue Reef Aquarium are being counted in the week-long survey.

The 2011 stock take showed there were 1,462 animals of 218 species at the aquarium.

Curator Matt Slater said: “We expect the number