SEA LIFE Blackpool's Blog

Here at SEA LIFE Blackpool, we work tirelessly with conservation efforts in the North West. Read all the latest in our conservation blog.

Animals for Christmas: What You Need to Know

Thinking of purchasing a new pet as a Christmas gift? Here’s what you need to know before making a decision.

Creepy Creatures of the Deep

Ever wondered about the weird and wonderful creatures that live in the depths of the oceans? Find out about these fascinating animals here!

Illuminating Creatures – what makes them glow?

Have you ever wondered what makes certain creatures light up like a glowstick? Find out the scientific reason behind this spectacular sight.

Conservation Week: 5 Easy Ways to Save the Environment

Learn more about our environment and how you can protect it during Conservation Week – here are five things you can do to contribute to a better world.

World Animal Day

Raise awareness for World Animal Day by celebrating our weird and wonderful creatures. Come and see them if you like!

Our Conservation Efforts

SEA LIFE Blackpool, along with The SEA LIFE trust, are working relentlessly to conserve and protect our oceans and its marine creatures. Here’s how.

World Water Day: What We Can Do

World Water Day helps to raise awareness about how much water we use. Here’s how you can use less water and protect the ocean at the same time.

Seven Things You Didn’t Know About the Earth

Just how much do you know about the planet in which you live on? Take a read of our blog and learn seven cool facts about the Earth.

7 Amazing Starfish Facts

SEA LIFE Blackpool have officially launched a new Sea Star attraction! Here are some amazing starfish facts.

The world’s most endangered aquatic species

In honour of Endangered Species Day, we wanted to raise awareness of some currently endangered aquatic species.

World Environment Day & World Oceans Day

In honour of World Environment Day and World Oceans Day, we want to raise awareness of some of the great programmes we have in place at SEA LIFE Blackpool.

A Guide to Rockpooling

From the equipment you need to the creatures you might find, take a look at SEA LIFE Blackpool’s Guide to Rockpooling to ensure that you stay safe and happy!

A Profile of Jacques Cousteau: Marine Conservation Hero

This month marks the anniversary of Jacques Cousteau’s death. A marine conservation hero, an inventor, and much more, we look into why he was so important.

Summer of Sharks

This summer it’s the summer of sharks! Take a look at what makes these underwater giants the coolest creatures in our oceans.

Easy Ways to Keep Our Beaches Clean

To coincide with National Clean Beaches Week, we take a look at some of the easiest ways you can help to keep your local beaches clean and safe.

Sharktacular – 20 Amazing Facts for Kids #SummerofSharks

Did you know that each shark uses 20,000 teeth in a lifetime? And the smallest shark is just 6 inches long? These 20 amazing shark facts will blow your mind!

The Importance of Insects

From death’s head cockroaches to tarantulas, check out our favourite rainforest insects and find out what makes them so amazing!

How Sea Creatures Deal With the Colder Temperatures

Winter is coming, so, how do our sea creatures cope with the freezing waters? Here’s a look at some fascinating underwater techniques on how they keep warm.

Five Household Items Polluting Our Oceans

Many water pollutions begin much closer to home than you think. In fact, many common household items are polluting our oceans – find out what they are.

Newly Discovered Sea Creatures from the Last Ten Years

Learn about the weird and wonderful sea creatures discovered in the last ten years – here’s what marine science has found in our oceans.

Famous Fictional Fish in Real Life

Many aquatic creatures have graced the silver screen – a few of those can be found at SEA LIFE Blackpool! Take a look at some of these famous fins.

Animals for Christmas: What You Need to Know

Thinking of purchasing a new pet as a Christmas gift? Here’s what you need to know before making a decision.

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Animals for Christmas: What You Need to Know

Thinking of purchasing a new pet as a Christmas gift? Here’s what you need to know before making a decision.

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Creepy Creatures of the Deep

Ever wondered about the weird and wonderful creatures that live in the depths of the oceans? Find out about these fascinating animals here!

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Creepy Creatures of the Deep

Ever wondered about the weird and wonderful creatures that live in the depths of the oceans? Find out about these fascinating animals here!

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Illuminating Creatures – what makes them glow?

Have you ever wondered what makes certain creatures light up like a glowstick? Find out the scientific reason behind this spectacular sight.

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Illuminating Creatures – what makes them glow?

Have you ever wondered what makes certain creatures light up like a glowstick? Find out the scientific reason behind this spectacular sight.

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Conservation Week: 5 Easy Ways to Save the Environment

Learn more about our environment and how you can protect it during Conservation Week – here are five things you can do to contribute to a better world.

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Conservation Week: 5 Easy Ways to Save the Environment

Learn more about our environment and how you can protect it during Conservation Week – here are five things you can do to contribute to a better world.

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World Animal Day

Raise awareness for World Animal Day by celebrating our weird and wonderful creatures. Come and see them if you like!

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World Animal Day

Raise awareness for World Animal Day by celebrating our weird and wonderful creatures. Come and see them if you like!

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Our Conservation Efforts

SEA LIFE Blackpool, along with The SEA LIFE trust, are working relentlessly to conserve and protect our oceans and its marine creatures. Here’s how.

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Our Conservation Efforts

SEA LIFE Blackpool, along with The SEA LIFE trust, are working relentlessly to conserve and protect our oceans and its marine creatures. Here’s how.

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World Water Day: What We Can Do

World Water Day helps to raise awareness about how much water we use. Here’s how you can use less water and protect the ocean at the same time.

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World Water Day: What We Can Do

World Water Day helps to raise awareness about how much water we use. Here’s how you can use less water and protect the ocean at the same time.

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Seven Things You Didn’t Know About the Earth

Just how much do you know about the planet in which you live on? Take a read of our blog and learn seven cool facts about the Earth.

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Seven Things You Didn’t Know About the Earth

Just how much do you know about the planet in which you live on? Take a read of our blog and learn seven cool facts about the Earth.

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7 Amazing Starfish Facts

SEA LIFE Blackpool have officially launched a new Sea Star attraction! Here are some amazing starfish facts.

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7 Amazing Starfish Facts

SEA LIFE Blackpool have officially launched a new Sea Star attraction! Here are some amazing starfish facts.

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The world’s most endangered aquatic species

In honour of Endangered Species Day, we wanted to raise awareness of some currently endangered aquatic species.

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The world’s most endangered aquatic species

In honour of Endangered Species Day, we wanted to raise awareness of some currently endangered aquatic species.

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World Environment Day & World Oceans Day

In honour of World Environment Day and World Oceans Day, we want to raise awareness of some of the great programmes we have in place at SEA LIFE Blackpool.

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World Environment Day & World Oceans Day

In honour of World Environment Day and World Oceans Day, we want to raise awareness of some of the great programmes we have in place at SEA LIFE Blackpool.

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A Guide to Rockpooling

From the equipment you need to the creatures you might find, take a look at SEA LIFE Blackpool’s Guide to Rockpooling to ensure that you stay safe and happy!

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A Guide to Rockpooling

From the equipment you need to the creatures you might find, take a look at SEA LIFE Blackpool’s Guide to Rockpooling to ensure that you stay safe and happy!

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A Profile of Jacques Cousteau: Marine Conservation Hero

This month marks the anniversary of Jacques Cousteau’s death. A marine conservation hero, an inventor, and much more, we look into why he was so important.

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A Profile of Jacques Cousteau: Marine Conservation Hero

This month marks the anniversary of Jacques Cousteau’s death. A marine conservation hero, an inventor, and much more, we look into why he was so important.

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Summer of Sharks

This summer it’s the summer of sharks! Take a look at what makes these underwater giants the coolest creatures in our oceans.

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Summer of Sharks

This summer it’s the summer of sharks! Take a look at what makes these underwater giants the coolest creatures in our oceans.

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Easy Ways to Keep Our Beaches Clean

To coincide with National Clean Beaches Week, we take a look at some of the easiest ways you can help to keep your local beaches clean and safe.

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Easy Ways to Keep Our Beaches Clean

To coincide with National Clean Beaches Week, we take a look at some of the easiest ways you can help to keep your local beaches clean and safe.

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Sharktacular – 20 Amazing Facts for Kids #SummerofSharks

Did you know that each shark uses 20,000 teeth in a lifetime? And the smallest shark is just 6 inches long? These 20 amazing shark facts will blow your mind!

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Sharktacular – 20 Amazing Facts for Kids #SummerofSharks

Did you know that each shark uses 20,000 teeth in a lifetime? And the smallest shark is just 6 inches long? These 20 amazing shark facts will blow your mind!

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The Importance of Insects

From death’s head cockroaches to tarantulas, check out our favourite rainforest insects and find out what makes them so amazing!

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The Importance of Insects

From death’s head cockroaches to tarantulas, check out our favourite rainforest insects and find out what makes them so amazing!

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How Sea Creatures Deal With the Colder Temperatures

Winter is coming, so, how do our sea creatures cope with the freezing waters? Here’s a look at some fascinating underwater techniques on how they keep warm.

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How Sea Creatures Deal With the Colder Temperatures

Winter is coming, so, how do our sea creatures cope with the freezing waters? Here’s a look at some fascinating underwater techniques on how they keep warm.

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Five Household Items Polluting Our Oceans

Many water pollutions begin much closer to home than you think. In fact, many common household items are polluting our oceans – find out what they are.

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Five Household Items Polluting Our Oceans

Many water pollutions begin much closer to home than you think. In fact, many common household items are polluting our oceans – find out what they are.

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Newly Discovered Sea Creatures from the Last Ten Years

Learn about the weird and wonderful sea creatures discovered in the last ten years – here’s what marine science has found in our oceans.

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Newly Discovered Sea Creatures from the Last Ten Years

Learn about the weird and wonderful sea creatures discovered in the last ten years – here’s what marine science has found in our oceans.

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Famous Fictional Fish in Real Life

Many aquatic creatures have graced the silver screen – a few of those can be found at SEA LIFE Blackpool! Take a look at some of these famous fins.

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Famous Fictional Fish in Real Life

Many aquatic creatures have graced the silver screen – a few of those can be found at SEA LIFE Blackpool! Take a look at some of these famous fins.

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