Claus Christensen has specialized in planted aquariums for 40 of his 55 years in the hobby, receiving the “Aquarium Oscar”, Scandinavia’s highest award. Claus has traveled the world visiting water plant habitats bringing new ornamental plants to hobbyists worldwide. Claus worked for Tropica Aquarium Plants in Denmark, serving as CEO for 6 of his 25 years. He currently works as a travel guide, consultant and writer. He is a highly acclaimed speaker, presenting more than 500 lectures in over 15 countries.
Claus Christensen’s educational session at the Aquatic Experience is “Aquatic Plants in Nature and Culture.” In this session, Claus will provide descriptions and photos of natural habitats for aquarium plants. He will present his studies from his many years of experience through his work both in natural settings and aquariums and advice on plant care.