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Zoo Atlanta Receives $250,000 Grant to Green its Campus

In addition to expanding, Zoo Atlanta is working to adopt more eco-friendly practices. Grants for Green has awarded a Campus Implementation grant in the amount of $258,025. 102 more words


Zoo Atlanta Receives $1 Million Gift From The Kendeda Fund

With an eye toward improving the customer, animal and environment’s experiences, Zoo Atlanta is preparing for their renovation of the historic Cyclorama building and adjacent property using a $1 million gift from The Kendeda Fund. 133 more words


Zoo Atlanta Welcomes Baby Bornean Orangutan

Zoo Atlanta is full of families and one of their families just expanded with the addition of a baby Bornean orangutan. But, what is becoming a happy family story hasn’t come to Zoo Atlanta the traditional way. 232 more words


Aviary at Zoo Atlanta

Lots of birds in the exhibit, but not too many to shake a stick at.

Guira Cuckoo

Buffalo Weaver

Superb Starling

Okay.  So, I haven’t been posting in a while; a little bit of vacation and reviving an older hobby have taken me from the blog for awhile.   60 more words


UGA researchers rebuild endangered species one skin cell at a time

It used to be that life began with two cells: one sperm and one egg. Now, two University of Georgia researchers can create life — and possibly save endangered tigers from extinction — starting with different cells: skin cells. 800 more words


Boo at the Zoo (Oct 17-31)

Oct 17-31
Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta, GA 30315

It’s that time of year when Atlanta’s favorite fun family Halloween festival returns! Sample treats from our presenting sponsor Georgia Natural Gas, and enjoy the sights, characters and adventures of the whimsical Zoo Boo Town on five magical days with more than 1,500 animals from around the world. 8 more words


Boo at the Zoo (October 17, 18, 24, 25 & 31, 2015)

Location:  Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Avenue SW
Atlanta, GA

Time:  9:30 AM- 3:00 PM

Details: It’s that time of year when Atlanta’s favorite fun family Halloween festival returns! 118 more words