Help Sidney’s aquarium name the octopus

The new giant Pacific octopus at the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre needs a name.

  • Apr. 4, 2015 6:00 a.m.

What’s your pick to name the latest addition to the critters at Sidney’s Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre?

SIDNEY — The new giant Pacific octopus at the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre needs a name and the aquarium of the Salish Sea wants people to help with its moniker.

Until April 14, SODC is taking votes on a variety of suggested names, such as Mork, Spock, Gollum, Smaug and others. To vote, pick up a ballot at the aquarium, located on First Street in the Pier Hotel building.

For more information on the Shaw Ocean Discovery Centre, visit oceandiscovery.ca.

— News staff

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