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        Aquarist | Career Series

        This video series investigates a career as an Aquarist, with insights into a typical day in the job, highlights and challenges, and the skills necessary to be successful in this science based career path.  During this series students will get a behind-the-scenes look at this career from Angelina, an Aquarist from the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach California. Angelina discusses a typical day caring for a diversity of fish and invertebrates, and the skills necessary to build and maintain exhibits that mimic natural ocean habitats, with a goal to inspire Aquarium visitors to learn and care about the ocean.

         

        Aquarist | Career Profile - Episode 1

        Meet Angelina, an Aquarist at the Aquarium of the Pacific. Angelina discusses what it’s like to take care of a diversity of fish and invertebrates, including a behind the scenes look at her favorite animal, the giant Pacific octopus.

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        Aquarist | Behind the Scenes - Episode 2

        Go behind the scenes with Angelina investigate the equipment and engineering skills needed to re-create ocean habitats. Explore a typical workspace and get a feel for the everyday problem solving skills needed as an Aquarist.

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        Aquarist | Feeding Time - Episode 3

        What’s on the menu? Find out how Aquarists feed some of the largest and smallest Aquarium animals under their care. Understanding marine food webs, animal behavior, and nutrition are important skills needed for this science based career.

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        Aquarist | Path to Success - Episode 4

        Angelina discusses what inspired her to be an Aquarist and the steps she took to get there. Get some insights on the most challenging and most rewarding aspects of this career. Find out what advice she has for aspiring Aquarists.

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