Mon April 1, 2013
Shark Rays Debut at the Newport Aquarium
The Newport Aquarium is welcoming visitors to their new exhibit featuring the world’s largest collection of Shark Rays. Spokesman Chris Pierson says the Shark Ray is closely related to the guitarfish, can grow up to twelve feet long, and can weigh nearly 300 pounds. WNKU’s Matt Kelley walked through the exhibit with Pierson to find out more about these rare and beautiful creatures.