Then I went into the aquarium, where there is a huge tank in the lobby -- they do demonstrations there, and one had just started. I tried to sketch the diver, though he was moving about, so it was a bit messy:
Next I got out my camera and wandered through the exhibits -- this is the tidepool:
The octopus was quite active:
The shorebirds were being very photogenic:
Black Oystercatcher getting a drink
This very large fish was in the coral reef display...I didn't figure out what it was:
Eventually the arrival of large school groups drove me out of the aquarium and onto the dock, where I had a good view of the Great Wheel:
Coming tomorrow: yet more garden and Truman photos -- yay!