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2013-08-31 23:01:56

Male elephant from Belgium's Antwerpen Zoo ventures into Toyota Elephant Passage outdoor yards. Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 31, 2013 He’s out! Billy, the much anticipated new resident of Denver Zoo’s new Toyota Elephant Passage exhibit, can now be seen by guests. “Billy has cleared a mandatory quarantine and with a full clean bill of health, he ventured outside for the first time today. The Denver community has been asking about him regularly. I know they will fall in love at...

2013-07-25 23:21:24

Denver Zoo joins more than 200 other wildlife conservationists representing more than 40 zoos and wildlife programs in 36 countries to call on governments around the world to increase resources needed to combat the alarming rise in the illegal wildlife trade. Denver, CO (PRWEB) July 25, 2013 Denver Zoo joins more than 200 other wildlife conservationists representing more than 40 zoos and wildlife programs in 36 countries to call on governments around the world to increase resources needed...

2013-06-25 23:22:45

Billy, a 5-year-old Asian elephant, has safely arrived at Denver Zoo after traveling from Amsterdam. The young bull, the third male elephant in the zoo’s Toyota Elephant Passage exhibit, will support the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Species Survival Plan with valuable genetics as he is unrelated to any elephants in the US. Denver, CO (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Billy, a 5-year-old Asian elephant, has safely arrived at Denver Zoo and is getting acquainted with his new state of the art...

2013-06-14 23:00:19

An endangered, female Grevy's zebra foal was born at Denver Zoo on June 13. Visitors can see the unnamed newborn comfortably exploring her yard Now. Denver, CO (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 There's a new set of stripes in Denver Zoo's zebra yard today. Last night, June 13, Denver Zoo welcomed the birth of an endangered, female Grevy's (Greh-veez) zebra. At less than a day old, the unnamed foal, is already comfortably exploring her new home with her mother, Topaz, never too far away. Guests can see...

2013-05-10 23:00:29

Denver Zoo announced its new partnership with Frontier Airlines and previewed the zoo's new Penguin Encounter. Denver, CO (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Denver Zoo announced its new partnership with Frontier Airlines. With a recently contracted three year sponsorship agreement, the airline becomes the Exclusive Airline Sponsor of Denver Zoo, supporting animal preservation and conservation. In recognition of Frontier´s support, Denver Zoo is renaming its Bird World exhibit, “Bird World,...

2012-03-20 23:00:23

On Wednesday, March 21st, join AZA and Denver Zoo in a live chat on Twitter about sustainable practices using the hashtag #TukTuk Silver Spring, MD (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 Next week, AZA members will come together in Palm Springs for the AZA Mid-Year Meeting, featuring AZA´s second annual Green Summit. As part of the Green Summit, Denver Zoo, winner of last year´s AZA Green Award, will be displaying a working prototype "gasifier" vehicle: a motorized rickshaw called a Tuk Tuk that...

2011-09-23 20:45:00

Denver Zoo was awarded The Association of Zoos and Aquariumsâ (AZA) first Green Award, ranking the zoo as the greenest zoo in the country for its outstanding sustainability practices. Denver, CO (PRWEB) September 23, 2011 Denver Zoo was awarded The Association of Zoos and Aquariumsâ (AZA) first Green Award, ranking the zoo as the greenest zoo in the country for its outstanding sustainability practices. Denver Zoo President/CEO Craig Piper and Sustainability...

2011-08-14 07:00:00

Denver's Top Wildlife Attractions DENVER, Aug. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Early inhabitants of the Rocky Mountain Front Range shared the land with herds of free-roaming buffalo, and even now Denver's Genesee Park boasts the only city-owned free roaming bison herd in the world. But that's only the start of a Mile High City safari. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110814/DC51906 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101210/DC15827LOGO-b ) Denver...

2011-04-08 10:00:00

DENVER, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A state-of-the-art, eFlow Technology nebulizer (PARI Pharma GmbH) has lifted one Denver Zoo orangutan's health and spirits. Mias (Mee-us), a 27-year-old orangutan, has what veterinarians believe to be chronic airsacculitis, a complex respiratory disease that is a substantial problem in both wild and zoo orangutans. Current information suggests that this condition in orangutans may also have some similarities to cystic fibrosis in people. (Photo:...

2011-03-19 00:00:28

Spanning an 80 acre campus, the Denver Zoo required a comprehensive, yet flexible MSDS management solution. Nashville, TN (Vocus/PRWEB) March 18, 2011 SiteHawk, the leading MSDS solutions provider, announced today that Denver Zoo has selected SiteHawk as its MSDS management services provider. Denver Zoo spans more than 80 acres in downtown Denver and is home to nearly 4,000 animals representing 650 species. Originally opened in 1896 and currently in the midst of a 20 year master plan,...


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