St. Catharines & Area Aquarium Society

 Need Aquatic Resources?  You've Found The Right Page!

Here is a collection of links to and descriptions of websites that are related to aquariums, aquarium clubs and all things aquatic.  Please help us by sending links to sites that you think other members would benefit from looking at.


Finatics - Michael Banderas -

The tropical Fish Room - Jerry Draper -

Big Al's Hamilton -

Niagara Pet Corner - Barry -

MOPS - Mail Order Pet Supplies -


Hagen - Fluval -

Petland St. Catharines -

Public Aquariums

Aquarium of Niagara
Known as Niagara's "Other Water Wonder", this aquarium presents an ongoing display of fish and aquatic life from the Great Lakes to the Coral Reef

Personal Sites of Club Members

The Home Page of Tom and Pat Bridges
Tom and Pat Bridges are, and have been, enthusiastic tropical fish hobbyists for the past thirty years. They "hope to use this site to share a bit of information and a few pictures related to this beautiful hobby". They are truly the backbone of the club and contribute in countless ways. The information that they provide is valuable and their love for the hobby is obvious.

Shawn's Fish Tanks: Shawn and Shirley Markowski

Aquarium Clubs and/or Societies

Canadian Association of Aquarium Clubs
C.A.O.A.C. is a non-profit corporation and is composed of member aquarium, reptile & amphibian, pond & water garden, and similar clubs or societies from across Canada and the Northeast United States.  The S.C.A.A.S. is a charter member.

Federation of American Aquarium Societies
The Federation of American Aquarium Societies (FAAS), formed in 1973, is a service organization of and for aquarium societies of North, Central and South America.



C.A.O.A.C Clubs In Canada

Peel Aquarium Club (formerly Brampton)

The Brant Aquarium Society

The Durham Region Aquarium Society

Hamilton and District Aquarium Society

The Kitchener Waterloo Aquarium Society

The London Aquaria Society

The Ottawa Valley Aquarium Society

Sarnia Aquarium Society

Toronto Willowdale Aquarium Society

Calgary Aquarium Society

East Coast Aquarium Society

Tropical Fish Club of Erie County

The Aquarium Club of Edmonton

Regina Aquarium Society

The Aquarium Club of Thunder Bay

Chatham/Kent Aquarium Society
The Aquarium Society of Winnipeg

Other C.A.O.A.C Clubs

Betta Breeders Canada
A comprehensive site with up to date information about breeding bettas and becoming a member of the Betta Breeder's of Canada.
The Forest City Pond Club is a non-profit educational group, founded on August 18, 1996, in London, Ontario, Canada.  They meet the second Sunday of the month.

Ottawa Amphibian & Reptile Association
OARA is a club of reptile and amphibian enthusiasts. Their public displays have been featured at the National Capital Wildlife Festival, the Great Animal Adventure, the Central Canada Exhibition, and Environment Week.

Other Interesting Sites

 Canadian Aquarium Connection 
This site has forums and auctions and is used by at least one of our members who is very pleased with the auction results.

The Krib
A great site for do-it-yourself aquarium projects that provides feedback from real hobbyists.

Ontario Streams
Devoted to the protection and management of streams in Ontario with an information system concerning invasive species including popular aquarium species. They do a presentation that is  worthwhile for any club or school.

Invading Species
A cooperative site with Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters.