• Conservation Connection: Operation Oryx

    26 days ago - By Phoenix Zoo

    By Carrie Flood
    First Arabian oryx calf born at the Phoenix Zoo in 1960
    The Association of Zoos and Aquariums are leaders in tackling the conservation problems facing the planet today. In 2017 alone, AZA-member institutions contributed about 160 million dollars to over 2,500 conservation initiatives in more than 100 countries. We support the efforts of local communities all over the world to save species in their own backyard through monetary grants, education programs and staffing.
    Research conducted in zoos has helped protect endangered animals and their habitats around the world. Did...
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