Category Archives: Fishroom, Aquarium, & Convention Visits

ACA 2012- Indianapolis

This post comes a little late. As many of you know, the American Cichlid Association had their annual conference a few weeks ago in Indianapolis. Luckily, I was able to attend as a speaker. The conference was tons of fun … Continue reading

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A Visit to Scott Womack’s Fishroom

Over spring break while I was back in Chicago I was able to stop by fellow GCCA member Scott Womack’s fishroom. Scott mostly keeps Central and South American cichlids and has a reputation for breeding some of the harder to … Continue reading

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A Visit to Dave’s Rare Fish

This post is long overdue. During the fantastic November 2011 FOTAS convention in San Antonio, Texas I was able to visit a very good fish friend of mine Dave Schumacher. Many of you probably know him as “Rare” Dave as … Continue reading

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Monterey Bay Aquarium 2/25/12

The Monterey Bay Aquarium is amazing. Yesterday, I was able to go with a few members of the California State University, Sacramento Field Biology Group. If you live in California it is a must see. If you are visiting California … Continue reading

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Elephant Seals at Ano Nuevo State Park

A few weeks ago my animal behavior class had a class field trip to Ano Nuevo State Park to look at the elephant seals there. Around December-February the elephant seals come to the Ano Nuevo beaches to give birth to … Continue reading

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A Visit To Lew Carbone’s Fishroom

Lew Carbone is an active member of the Ohio Cichlid Association. Lew offered to have me over to see his fish in August when I spoke to the OCA. Lew’s collection of cichlids is quite diverse with about every category … Continue reading

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Visit To Wayne Toven’s Fishroom

Wayne Tovenis a longtime member of the Greater Akron Aquarium Society and is the. Wayne has played with various fish over the years and has a fishroom full of diverse fish. Wayne Has a little bit of everything in his … Continue reading

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