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Pupils learn about ecology at the zoo - Echo


Echo
SCHOOL students enjoyed a trip to the zoo. Year 10 students from Cornelius Vermuyden School on Canvey Island had a great day at Colchester Zoo. They enjoyed looking around the zoo, meeting and feeding some of the animals up close, and entering a ...

Critically Endangered Scimitar-horned Oryx Born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute - Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (press release)


Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (press release)
A scimitar-horned oryx calf was born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI) in Front Royal, Virginia, June 30. The 22-pound female calf is healthy and doing well. She represents a major step forward for assisted reproduction in the ...

Guam Kingfisher Hatches at Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute - Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (press release)


Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (press release)
A female Guam kingfisher, a brightly colored bird and one of the most endangered bird species on the planet, hatched at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal, Virginia, May 17. The Guam kingfisher is the most endangered species ...

Johannesburg Zoo

Parkview, Johannesburg - South Africa

The Joburg Zoo is one of the most popular local and tourist attractions situated in the leafy northern suburb of Johannesburg. The Zoo covers 81 hectares of land and was founded in 1904, as a piece of land donated to the public for recreational use by the firm of the late Hermann Ekstein.

The Joburg Zoo houses over 320 species of animals, totaling about 2000 animals. The Joburg Zoo is open to the public 364 days a year, including Christmas, New Years and Easter holidays. The zoo is internationally accredited and highly respected for its husbandry practices, which includes maintaining a high standard of animal welfare, nutrition and ethical conduct, ensuring the physical and psychological well- being of all its animals.

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South Africa

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San Diego Zoo - Live Web Cams and Zoo Videos
United States

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Zoo Negara: Towards A World Class Zoo
Malaysia

Zoo Negara Malaysia is managed by the Malaysian Zoological Society, a non-governmental organization established to create the first local zoo for Malaysians. Zoo Negara was officialy opened on 14th November 1963 and has matured into a well-known zoo all around the world. We have a total of over 5137 specimen from 476 species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish. Zoo Negara covers 110 acres of land which is situated only 5km from t

Dublin Zoo: Dublin Zoo Gains National Collection Status for Libertia
United States

Article describing how, finding the plant Libertia grandiflora was not eaten by the zoo's wildfowl, other species in this genus have been planted by the lakesides and a collection built up.

World Zoo Today - One World One Zoo
United States

World Zoo Today is dedicated to Zoos, Aquariums, Wildlife Refuges, Rescue Centers, and scientists around the world for the hard work they do in animal conservation and education. We just love animals here at World Zoo Today. That is how this site got started. Traveling all over the country our first stop was always the Zoos, Aquariums, Wildlife Refuges, Drive Through Parks, and anywhere that had animals.

ME's Zoo
United States

Parker City near Muncie. 300 animals on a 50 acre family farm. Includes hours, directions, history, and animal adoption information.

Beyond Zoo
United States

Preventing the loss of our favorite zoo animals and their natural habitats.

The Dakota Zoo
United States

Bismark. Includes visitor information, zoo map, activities, history, and animal photos.

Infrared Zoo
United States

Uses infrared photography to show the differences between warm and cold blooded animals.

Zoo Biology
United States

Articles concerned with reproduction, demographics, genetics, behavior and other aspects of maintenance of wild animals.