Re: Speaking of Public Aquariums... Was "Re: NANFA-- Newport Aquarium"

Bruce Stallsmith (
Fri, 06 Oct 2000 12:10:58 EDT

The Tennessee Aquarium last spring was excellent, with one bugaboo to my
mind; their trout exhibit, a centerpiece, was full of bloated exotic trout
like browns and rainbows lolling around in the bottom of their trout pools.
These fish aren't native to the Appalachians, so the purist in me has great
difficulty in accepting their display without any comment on their exotic

--Bruce Stallsmith
Huntsville, AL

>From: Tony <>
>Subject: Re: Speaking of Public Aquariums... Was "Re: NANFA-- Newport
>Date: Fri, 06 Oct 2000 23:13:53 +0700
>How would people here rated the Tennessee aquarium? They seems to have
>lots of
>nice NA fishes [many in great condition and display full color] and siren.
>nice greenhouse-like natural looking exhibits with Na fishes, turtles,
>ducks and

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