Yup. The voracious predator finally had a snack! On Tuesday afternoon, the glistening Pacific mackerel was just too good to resist and she took a bite. Just under a pound of mackerel she felt was sufficient today. She'll be offered more tomorrow.
The hold-up seems to have been that she didn't have her Seafood Watch pocket guide handy. No pockets. But we showed her the iPhone app through the window, and explained that the Aquarium is a red-list free zone. Mackerel is a "Best Choice" and seems like she agreed. Though, there's no comment from the ones sharing the exhibit!
Wonder what it takes to feed a great white shark? Check out this video and the world's one and only great white shark feeding device. Is that a pole with a fish tied to a piece of cotton? Err, yes. The store was right out of white shark apparatus. Necessity, they say, is the mother of invention. Stay tuned!