Zoo Atlanta announces new partnership with Conservation South Luangwa to protect African elephants

Partnership with Zambia-based Conservation South Luangwa aligns with a new Conservation Strategic Action Plan. Atlanta GA, 2018-Jul-27 — /Travel PR News/ — In a substantial new commitment to wildlife conservation, Zoo Atlanta announces a new partnership with Conservation South Luangwa to protect African elephants and other species impacted by wildlife trafficking and human-wildlife conflict. The partnership… Read the full press release

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium to host two Seasonal Job Fairs on April 16 and May 12, 2016

POWELL, Ohio, 2016-Apr-12 — /Travel PR News/ — WHAT:           Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will host two Seasonal Job Fairs for potential applicants to apply and interview for employment at the Zoo, Zoombezi Bay and Safari Golf Club. WHEN:           Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 1 to… Read the full press release

Zoo Atlanta announced four African lion cubs born on November 19, 2013

Experienced mom Kiki adds a litter of tiny felines to a bumper crop of Zoo babies Atlanta, GA, United States, 2013-11-21 — /travelprnews.com/ — Kiki, a 9-year-old African lioness, gave birth to four cubs on November 19, 2013. The cubs are the second litter for Kiki and 9-year-old male Kamau. The Animal Management and Veterinary Teams confirmed Kiki’s… Read the full press release

ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park in Hershey, PA announced the addition of five new animals

Hershey, PA, 2013-10-21— /travelprnews.com/ — ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park has increased its population by five new animals. These new animals are ready to meet guests at the Zoo: • “Goodyear,” Alligator Snapping Turtle • “Link,” North American River Otter • “Petunia,” Spotted Skunk • “Buddy,” Pronghorn • “Rio,” Thick-billed Parrot “We are excited to welcome more animals… Read the full press release

The Philadelphia Zoo announced the dates for its annual two-weekend “Boo at the Zoo” Halloween celebration

Visit the Philadelphia Zoo for the Region’s Most Festive Halloween Celebration PHILADELPHIA, PA, 2013-10-04 — /travelprnews.com/ — The Philadelphia Zoo will host its annual two-weekend “Boo at the Zoo” Halloween celebration on Saturday, October 19th, Sunday, October 20th, Saturday, October 26th and Sunday, October 27th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. During “Boo at the Zoo” children… Read the full press release

SCBI scientists prove habitat loss affects the genetic diversity and gene flow of tigers and leopards populations

2013-07-31 — /travelprnews.com/ — As economic expansion and development fragments the forest landscape of central India, the species that rely on that habitat—including endangered tigers and leopards—face dwindling populations and increased competition for food and resources. Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute scientists analyzed the genes of these great cats in the Satpura-Maikal landscape—a 15,000 square kilometers area… Read the full press release