Enjoy ogling all angles of the 10+ species of graceful rays and tropical fish in Reef Lagoon with two different webcams.
Know Your Fish
Use this handy guide to identify the rays and fish swimming across your screen.
Stingrays Live App
New! Stream our graceful, otherworldly stingrays to your mobile device or Apple TV with the new Stingrays Live app.
Reef Lagoon FAQs
When do the rays eat?
Feeding times are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 1:30 pm PDT.
What do the rays and bony fishes eat?
The rays eat clam tongue, prawns, squid, white bait, live Manila clams, and capelin.
The bony fishes eat krill, gel food, and pellets.
What species am I seeing?
Check out our Reef Lagoon field guide.
Why don’t I hear anything?
At present, there is no microphone in the water or attached to presenters when they feed the fish.
Why is it dark?
The fish may be sleeping. We dim and brighten our lights according to a schedule that best matches their natural habit. That may not correspond to the time zone where you are.
The webcam doesn’t work on my computer. What should I do?
Join, renew, or gift a membership by January 8 and get FREE general admission ticket(s)!* Perfect for out-of-town visitors or friends you want to share a day with.
Our live webcams are installed in very wet and salty environments, and with animals that can get rambunctious at times. If you notice anything that doesn’t seem quite right with any of our webcams, please let us know by sending an email to email@example.com.
Can't travel to Golden Gate Park? Your class can interact with our exhibits, animals, and experts in a live stream via our Distance Learning programs.
*Special Offer Details
Purchase, renew, or gift an Academy membership by January 8, 2018, and receive up to three complimentary general admission tickets to the California Academy of Sciences. Offer available for Individual, Individual Plus, Community Value, Senior levels (1 ticket), Family and Family Plus levels (2 tickets), and Associate level (3 tickets). Complimentary tickets are valid for one year from date of purchase of new or renewing membership and have no cash value. Offer is not retroactive and may not be combined with other offers.