NH1 Motors Block
Embed Code Copied

Sep 26, 2016 11:48 AM

Rare blue lobster donated to learning center in Hampton

NH1.com

HAMPTON — The Explore the Ocean World LLC Oceanarium will now be home to a rare blue lobster thanks to a donation by a Portsmouth boat captain.

Capt. Ben Ricker of Portsmouth hauled in a rare blue lobster just three miles east of Rye Harbor last week, which he donated to the Oceanarium, the Seacoastonline reported.

Ellen Goethel, biologist and curator for the Oceanarium, told The Associated Press that just one in every 10 million lobsters are blue. She says the lobster will visit schools around New England.

--  Need a new car or even a boat? Click here to check out the all-new NH1 Motors --

--

»Comments

Must Read on NH1.com

Car Quiz NH1 Motors
NH1 NH Community Calendar and Event

NH1 Motors Featured Dealers

Grappone Automotive Group

Goodhue and Hawkins

Team Kia

 Thursday, 10:10 a.m. - President Donald Trump participates in the NATO unveiling of the Article 5 and Berlin Wall memorials

Thursday, 2 p.m. - Celebrating the Lakeside Avenue Reconstruction Project at the Weirs in Laconia

 

NH1 on Facebook

NH1 on Twitter