From Our Editors
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
The Estuarium recreates the marine habitats of the South, giving visitors an up-close view of the fish that live in a drowned river valley, along the Gulf of Mexico, and in the Mobile-Tensaw River Delta, which is home to marshes and cypress swamps with alligators and air-breathing fish.
What is the experience customers can expect?
The Estuarium showcases the plants, animals, and other natural resources found in the Estuary and its surrounding marine habitats. These being marsh grasses, recreations of cypress swamps, and an American alligator, and at the Estuarium, children can touch live animals!
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Visitors often do not realize the diversity of life that resides in the Mobile Bay region. We want to show them and help them realize how important this area is.
What do you love most about your job?
Leaving children and adults alike with a broader understanding of the interactions that take place in Mobile Bay, the fourth largest estuary system in the United States.