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Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Almost fry!

Mrs. Mali has been checking in on our fish a lot over break.  Today, Mrs. Davis stopped in too.  THE FISH HAVE CHANGED SO MUCH THAT WE CAN'T BELIEVE IT!!!

Photos from Tuesday, December 30th:




Mrs. Davis' little scientists loved seeing the salmon in person!




Sunday, December 28, 2014

Picture and Salmon Cam Updates!

Here are two new updates to share pictures and live video with you!  Please click the first link under "Useful Links" to be redirected to the flickr photo album of our salmon pics.  Also, to view the live webcam, just click the link under "View the Salmon Cam!"  Enjoy!  They are growing SO FAST!

Monday, December 15, 2014

The alevin are getting so big!

Watching the Alevin grow is amazing! They are all, with the exception of three, seeming to thrive in the tank. Many are even getting to the top of the tank, but then plummet down after using all their strength and energy to get to the top. One has a curled tail and swims in circles on the bottom and two have a clear bubble surrounding their yolk sac. The three aforementioned alevin do not swim quite like the rest. Overall, everything else is going great! Check out the kids' blog posts to see pictures and videos!


The three in question tend to stay close together in the center of the tank while the rest gather crazily in the corners.






Monday, December 1, 2014

Amazing Alevin!

We have an incredible amount of alevin in our tank! So far we have lost only five eggs and it looks as though we might have a few more that won't hatch. Please be sure to check out the Salmon Cam which is now embedded at the bottom of the page.