Aquatic Animal Care

Follow the links below to see exhibits and videos about aquatic animal health.


A photo collage of aquariums with the words Discover Aquarium Science.

Aquarium Science Program at OCCC

This program trains future aquatic animal husbandry professionals.The OCCC program includes traditional classroom courses, hands-on learning in the state-of-the-art Aquarium Science Building, and practical work experience.


A skate swims in a tank. It's underside is visible.

Aquatic Animal Health Program

The Aquatic Animal Health Program coordinates health management activities at the Hatfield Marine Science Center, Aquarium Science Program Teaching Aquarium at Oregon Coast Community College, and the Charleston Marine Life Center. Also, learn about their Aquarium Fish Health Project provides outreach, education, and service to the aquarium fish industry locally and around the world.