Four Aquarium staff members and one volunteer recently traveled to Neah Bay on Washington’s coast to survey rockfish populations. We visit the same sites each year, where divers swim a 50-meter transect line in both directions, counting and catching on video each rockfish that crosses their path.
Come to the Seattle Aquarium for Winter Fishtival, where we’ll feature different sea animals and fun activities each day. This free event is included with Aquarium admission, no reservations necessary.
Join us for hands-on activities, special talks and opportunities to learn more about the care and feeding of the Aquarium's fish, birds, tide pool animals and marine mammals at the Seattle Aquarium’s Winter Fishtival! Each day we'll highlight a different sea animal and activity. Today is the final day of Winter Fishtival and the final featured animal is the rockfish. Here are some fun and interesting facts about rockfish.