October 17, 2018

Morro Bay Aquarium owners face controversy over facility

The Morro Bay Aquarium has been a city landmark for decades, drawing about 200,000 visitors a year to the Embarcadero to see seals, eels and other sea life and support owners Dean and Bertha Tyler in their efforts to preserve and rehabilitate marine life.

But as the aquarium’s popularity has grown, so has its share of critics who claimed that even though it’s in compliance with U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations, its facilities are substandard.

Now the couple — Dean, 94, and Bertha, 89 — are applying to

Source: http://www.sanluisobispo.com/2013/05/28/2525011/morro-bay-aquarium-owners-face.html