Rutka, Sam

Sam Rutka is the Freshwater Manager at Easy Aquariums, which is one of largest retail pet shops in the state of Maine. Sam is an expert in planted aquariums, natural biotope aquariums, vivariums, tropical plants, freshwater fish and reptiles and amphibian husbandry. With this knowledge and background, he is able to create paludarium that are innovative, spectacular and out of this world!  San is also a volunteer aquarist at New England Aquarium.  Sam contributed to the Jan/Feb 2018 Amazonas magazine with the feature article "PALUDARIUM PRIMER".


  • Paludarium: When an Aquarium and Terrarium Fall in Love ♥
  • Paludaruims
  • Freshwater Shrimp
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DIY (Do It Yourself)
Other Non-Fish Species Talk

Past Speaking Events

Event Name Date
TFSRI meeting Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 20:30
TFSRI Meeting Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 20:30
BASNY Meeting Monday, March 19, 2018 - 20:30
DAAS Meeting Friday, September 28, 2018 - 19:30
TFCB Meeting Thursday, January 11, 2018 - 18:30
CNYAS Meeting Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 19:00