Forests Underwater by Takashi Amano (Lisbon Oceanarium - Portugal)


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A new temporary exhibition highlights the tropical forests and the richness of its aquatic systems, through the largest "nature aquarium" in the world. The "nature aquarium" is 40 metres in length and holds 160,000 litres of fresh water, four tonnes of sand, 25 tonnes of volcanic rock from the Azores and 78 tree trunks from Scotland and Malaysia. It is populated with over 10,000 tropical fish and 46 species of aquatic plants. Credits: http://www.oceanario.pt