19.10.2013 - News

The huge aquarium opened in Toronto

New Canadian Ripley’s Aquarium opened on October 16 in Toronto. This is one of the largest facilities of its kind : an area of ​​135,000 square feet in the 1.5 million gallons of water is 16,000 diverse species of marine animals from around the world from over 450 species.


In Canada the “Gallery of Water” can be viewed on huge lobsters, groupers and giant Pacific octopus.

A moving sidewalk will take you through the ” Danger lagoon ” – the largest in North America, a transparent tunnel , measuring 315 feet. Look up to see the sand sharks, winding over your head , and her eyes met and barracuda fish – saw.

In ” Planet of jellyfish ” admire eared and spotted jellyfish , watch as they pulsate and swim.

In the “Gallery ” Learn more about the fragile ecosystems and graceful creatures , such as red lionfish , rag-pickers and tiny seahorses . In pools caress bamboo sharks, stingrays and horseshoe crabs Atlantic.

Author: Anastasiia Trepyton
Source : 
usatoday.com