AQUARIUM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AQUARIUM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Attendance is way up at new Loveland Living Planet Aquarium http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57754928-223/aquarium-living-planet-loveland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57754928-223/aquarium-living-planet-loveland.html.csp">Attendance is way up at new Loveland Living Planet Aquarium</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T22:06:47.387-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 10:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utahns are demonstrating a definite affinity for fish at the newly opened Loveland Living Planet Aquarium. According to aquarium staff, the facility attracted nearly 40,000 visitors in its first six days of operation. That’s almost 9 percent of the total attendance in 2012, the last full year the older facility in Sandy was open. (The previous aquarium closed in early September 2013 in preparation for the move.) The new facility in Draper is more than three times the size of the old one and fe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57754928@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:06:47 MDT New Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is a whale of a project http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57643960-223/aquarium-living-planet-loveland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57643960-223/aquarium-living-planet-loveland.html.csp">New Loveland Living Planet Aquarium is a whale of a project</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T13:29:00.539-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 01:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Draper • The impressive new Loveland Living Planet Aquarium was designed by a 30-year-old, kilt-wearing Utahn with a background in video games. Really. And no one is more surprised about it than Ari Robinson, the aquarium’s art and design manager. “When I started working here when I was 15, I never would have guessed that this is what I would be doing now,” he said. “I thought I’d be the person feeding sharks or something in the back. That’s what I really wanted to do.” Five years ago, Robin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57643960@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:29:00 MDT Sneak preview: Loveland Living Planet Aquarium opening http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57725355-200/aquarium-draper-iframe-living.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57725355-200/aquarium-draper-iframe-living.html.csp">Sneak preview: Loveland Living Planet Aquarium opening</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T19:11:58.721-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 07:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Loveland Living Planet Aquarium opens in Draper Tuesday morning. There are about 5,000 animals making the move from the older, much smaller aquarium in Sandy to the new 136,000-square-foot facility in Draper. Check out photos and video from the Trib’s sneak preview of the new aquarium.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57725355@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:11:58 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - March 18, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57696105-227/photo-tribune-2014-aquarium.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57696105-227/photo-tribune-2014-aquarium.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - March 18, 2014</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T21:14:02.635-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 09:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake Tribune The shark tunnel at the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium in Draper, Utah Monday, March 17, 2014. Read more here: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57695056-223/aquarium-sharks-draper-living.html.csp</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57696105@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:14:02 MDT