Happy AmeriCorps Week!

Imagine spending your days walking the grounds of the Zoo, talking with visitors about animal adaptations and global conservation, hanging out with snakes, turtles, and screaming hairy armadillos—are you picturing a zookeeper? What if [...]

International Cheetah Day 2021

Happy International Cheetah Day! It’s time to celebrate and spread awareness about the world’s fastest land mammal. The cheetah earned this record by reaching speeds of 70 mph in just a few seconds! These [...]

Happy Earth Day!

By Guest blogger, Abigail Waugh, Education Department intern April 22 is Earth Day! Earth Day was founded to celebrate the beauty of our planet and remember the importance it has in sustaining humans and wildlife. [...]