October 22, 2018

Flooded Aquarium May Evacuate Fish

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Image credit: Julie Larsen Maher/WCS

ABC News’ Paula Faris reports:

Inside the New York Aquarium, fish tanks and exhibits are now surrounded by floodwater and sand from Sandy’s surge.

The aquarium, located just off the famous boardwalk of Coney Island in Brooklyn, is home to sand tiger sharks, sea otters and a new baby walrus — and for days it was without power.

A dedicated staff now remains at the battered facility to monitor the tanks and provide food and water to the

Source: http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/headlines/2012/11/at-new-york-aquarium-staff-considers-evacuating-fish/