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Old Aug 26 2011, 06:09 PM   #1
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Old Aug 26 2011, 11:40 PM   #2
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is it in the us? (I know a place with a ray "tank" like that, but i don't now if it's the same one.)
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Near an island group like Tonga or Fuji?
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Old Aug 27 2011, 07:30 AM   #4
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In the eastern half of the USA?
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Old Aug 27 2011, 05:44 PM   #5
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Old Aug 27 2011, 06:52 PM   #6
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in an aquarium?
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Old Aug 27 2011, 09:02 PM   #7
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Old Aug 27 2011, 11:41 PM   #8
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I had to enlage the photo, to 'see' it. Western Coast of the United States?
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Old Aug 27 2011, 11:54 PM   #9
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Old Aug 28 2011, 01:43 AM   #10
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Old Aug 28 2011, 01:54 AM   #11
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Jube: No, sorry. Funnily enough, that was Hans's guess too...
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Old Aug 28 2011, 05:21 AM   #12
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And that's east coast, which got a no

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Old Aug 28 2011, 06:55 AM   #13
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Great minds think alike perhaps and here's glitch 2

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i think thats what ginny asked,(the answer was no) and my guess was there too.
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Old Aug 28 2011, 04:37 PM   #16
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Old Aug 28 2011, 08:58 PM   #18
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Old Aug 29 2011, 03:54 PM   #19
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Western half of the Texas coast?
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Old Aug 29 2011, 07:36 PM   #20
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Photos seem to get lost in translations so I've googled rays in Texas and first on the rank is....


Is it the Dallas World Aquarium?
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Old Aug 30 2011, 03:51 PM   #22
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Hans, Jube and Mawra: No.
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Old Aug 30 2011, 04:52 PM   #23
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In Galveston maybe?
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Old Aug 30 2011, 07:22 PM   #24
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Hans; No again.
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Old Aug 31 2011, 01:27 PM   #25
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Houston then?
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Old Aug 31 2011, 04:45 PM   #26
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Still no. The big cities aren't the only ones with aquariums... and sometimes they show up in unexpected places.
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Old Sep 1 2011, 07:08 AM   #27
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Can I throw an Aussie flavour in by asking if it's the Great Barrier Reef exhibit at Fort Worth Zoo?
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Still no. The big cities aren't the only ones with aquariums... and sometimes they show up in unexpected places.
No, but those are easiest to find
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Old Sep 1 2011, 11:57 AM   #29
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Is the aquarium a part of a larger park or venue?
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Hans: Not sure if it's considered large, but yes.
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Old Sep 1 2011, 07:19 PM   #31
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Just curious to the answer for my question, thanks in advance, in post #27.

Well considering that some aquariums can be built on an half acre and still be considered large if they've got several levels on it like the Melbourne Aquarium does, hmm goes off to have another look, wondering if that's what Hans means.
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It's been awhile since I've popped in so my question is that does the aquarium belong to a Zoo?
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jube: I thought he meant a large park or venue... <g>
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Kemah, Texas?
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Dragon Fan: Yes. The aquarium on the Kemah Boardwalk. I saw it in July when I went to visit my sister, who lives in Houston.
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Congrats, Dragon Fan. Well done
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Forgot to mention - I touched one of the stingrays too, real quick. It's slimy!
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I wish I could say I was there at one time but, Alas, I have not. I remember my Brother telling me about a diner/restaraunt South of Houston, where he and his wife Stopped to have dinner, where people could touch the Rays at the Aquarium. They were following the coast from Pensacola florida,where he was stationed in the Navy aboard the Aircraft carrier USS Lexington, To Corpus Criste, Where the ship is now a Museum.
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Yeah, that'd be the Kemah Lighthouse, probably. Very good food.
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