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Friday, July 7, 2023 at 7:00 PM PST 

Ryan Chan of Avatar Aquatics

Ryan Chan will explain the detailed process of breeding Amano shrimp, Caridina multidentata, including the life cycle, setup, water parameters, and timeline of spawning. A Q&A session will be available at the end for additional clarification.

Ryan received his Bachelor of Science at UNC Chapel Hill in North Carolina, and is currently finishing his PharmD/MBA at UNC. He is the creator of the YouTube channel Avatar Aquatics, dedicated to breeding fish and aquaria. He has over 6,000 subscribers and has spoken for aquarium clubs around the country. He incorporates scientific, repeatable methods in his breeding projects and in addition to Amano shrimps, have documented success with cardinal, neon, rummynose tetras and many other South American species.

Location: 475 Mission Blue Dr, Brisbane, CA 94005

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Join the San Francisco Aquarium Society at:

Mission Blue Center

475 Mission Blue Dr, Brisbane, CA 94005

Check out our Meetings page for a list of speakers and topics that have been scheduled for 2022.

Established in 1923 in association with The Steinhart Aquarium, San Francisco Aquarium Society (SFAS) is the West Coast's original tropical fish club.  Each month we host a lecture on how to breed a particular species, how to grow beautiful aquarium plants, how genetics is used to predict environmental impact, virtual tours of club member aquaria, aquaponics, collecting across the world, or anything else on topic.

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