Aquarium Staff Participates in Dolphin Study in Florida

Just how healthy is the ocean along the East Coast? Dolphins could be key in finding the answer to that question and could also provide insight into long-term human health risks. Meghan Weinpress, Visitor Engagement Training Coordinator at the South Carolina Aquarium, recently participated in a dolphin study to answer those questions. Read about her unique experience below:

In early July, I had the incredible opportunity to participate in a marine mammal health and environmental […]

Meet Good Catch’s First Food Truck Partner: Short Grain

Short Grain is bringing the Charleston community sustainable seafood on four wheels! This untraditional Japanese food truck by Shuai Wang and Corrie Wachob offers delicious and unique dishes prepared with local, seasonal ingredients.

Sustainability has always been a priority for Short Grain, and we are thrilled that this rolling restaurant is our very first Good Catch Partner food truck! Get to know the sustainability-minded duo behind Short Grain:How did Short Grain get started?
In a variety […]

Picasso, Rembrandt, Monet and Lemurs?

What do these famous artists have in common with the furry and cute primate from Madagascar? Well it turns out that they are all pretty talented painters. As part of the South Carolina Aquarium’s animal enrichment program, the lemurs were treated to a special activity and got to play around with paint and canvases. The end product was very cool, and a little bit abstract, works of art!The animal enrichment program provides mental and physical […]

Southerly Restaurant & Patio: A Good Catch Dinner

Kick off fall in the Lowcountry with the next installment in the Good Catch Dinner series that will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Hosted by Southerly Restaurant and Patio, this dining experience is sure to be unique and exciting, as Chef Matt Martindale will be preparing each dish of this tapas style meal, in the restaurant’s cooking school for guests to observe. Each dish will feature sustainable seafood and will come with a […]

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