During the holidays you can discover "12 shades of gray" in Aquatopia: 12 different species of sharks, from 75 cm up to 3 meters! Every visitor receives a handy leaflet in which you can see in which tanks the 12 species live in our oceanarium. As a bonus, we've welcomed two new gray reef sharks at the beginning of summer.
Even though Aquatopia is not that close to the sea, we need to take care of the ocean. People all over our blue planet organize celebrations to support action to protect the ocean. This year, the theme is Healthy oceans, healthy planet, and we’re making a special effort to stop plastic pollution.
Our large shark tank is in turmoil again; 3 new blacktip sharks have arrived! Blacktips have a typical 'shark shape' and like to swim close to the surface, showing their dorsal fin above the water. They must keep swimming always to absorb oxygen through their gills. This creates a lot of activity in the shark tank. The blacktips have ...
To surprise its visitors, Aquatopia went looking for a striking fish: the electric ray! This skate has an unusual electrical device, with which he can produce an electric charge from 8 to 220 V! Electric rays do this to defend themselves or to stun their prey.