55 Music Concourse Dr.
Golden Gate Park
San Francisco CA
94118
415.379.8000
Regular Hours:

Daily

9:30 am – 5:00 pm

Sunday

11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Members' Hours:

Tuesday

8:30 – 9:30 am

Sunday

10:00 – 11:00 am
Closures
Notices

The Academy will be closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

The Academy will be closing at 3:00 pm on 4/24. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Academy’s rainforest exhibit will be closed 5/6–5/7 for routine maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience.

 
Publications


Ross, Rich. “Display, Husbandry and Breeding of Dwarf Cuttle, Sepia bandensis, at the California Academy of Sciences.” Article and Photos. Drum and Croaker, Volume 41, 2010. Pages 8 – 16.


Ross, Rich.  “Octopus chierchiae – The Lesser Pacific Striped Octopus.” Article and Photos. Reef Life Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 4. Pages 24 -29.


Ross, Rich.  “Metasepia pfefferi – The Aptly Named Flamboyant Cuttlefish.” Article and Photos. Reef Life Magazine, Volume 1, Issue 4. Pages 36-42.


Ross, Rich.  “Care and breeding of Sepia bandensis.” Article and Photos. Tropical Fish Hobbyist, Volume LVII, Number 12, August 2009. Pages 102 – 106.


Ross, Rich.  “Coddle some Cuttles.” Article and Photos. Freshwater and Marine Aquarium, Volume 33, Number 5. Pages 38-47.


Ross, Rich.  “Welcome Ceph Overlords.” Article and Photos. UltraMarine UK, Issue 16, July 2009.  Pages 83-88.


Ross, Rich.  “Preparing to Leave Your Tank.” Article and photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 3, Third Quarter 2009. Pages 28-30.


Ross, Rich. “Individually Unique Body Color Patterns in Octopus (Wunderpus photogenicus) Allow for Photoidentification.” Research Article. Plosone.org. November, 2008.


Ross, Rich.  “Breeding Banggai Cardinalfish.” Article and some photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 2, Fourth Quarter 2008. Pages 6-10.


Ross, Rich.  ”Beat the Heat.” Article and photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 2, Third Quarter 2008. Pages 18-21.


Ross, Rich.  “Living with the AEFW Plague.” Article and photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 2, Second Quarter 2008. Pages 19-21.


Ross, Rich.  “8 things to consider before buying a coral.” Article and Photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 2, First Quater 2008. Pages 4-5.


Ross, Rich.  “Cutting it up - Fragging branching soft corals.” Article and Photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 1, Early Winter2007. Pages 10-12.


Ross, Rich.  “The Ballet of the Wunderpus.” Article and Photos. C the Journal of Aquatic Science, Travel and Adventure. Volume 1, Number 4, September, 2007, Global Spotlight, pages 65 - 71. Reading Trees Publications.


Ross, Rich.  “Sticky Basics: The are of Frag Gluing.” Article and Photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 1, Fall 2007. Pages 6-8.


Ross, Rich.  ”What’s on your Bottom.” Article and Photos. Reef Hobbyist Magazine, Volume 1, Summer 2007. Pages 8-10.


Ross, Rich.  “Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea: Pristine and Strange World.”Advanced Aquarist, June 2007.


Ross, Rich.  “Keeping and breeding the dwarf cuttlefish Sepia bandensis.”Advanced Aquarist , September 2005; Republished on TONMO, January 2006; Republished on TheCephalopodPage May 2007.


Ross, Rich.  Featured Aquarium - 150 gallon Reef system; Advanced Aquarist, Featured Aquarium, July 2004.

 

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