THIS IS HOW WE ZOO

ATTENTION

The zoo will be closing early September 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. for the annual Association of Zoos & Aquariums conference.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

 

Zoo Highlights

 

ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT



Save the Act that saves species.


99% of species protected under the Endangered Species Act have survived and are on the path to recovery. Yet recently an alarming number of rule changes and legislative actions have been proposed to the Endangered Species Act. Woodland Park Zoo believes these changes would fundamentally weaken the Endangered Species Act.

Speak Up for Species

MEET THE CUBS



The results are in!


The community has voted to name one of Woodland Park Zoo’s red panda cubs Zeya (ZAY-uh), meaning success in Burmese. The second red panda cub has been named Ila (EE-la), meaning earth in Sanskrit.

Find out more

ASSAM RHINO RESERVE



#RHINOLOOKOUT

Open Now!


Meet the greater one-horned rhinoceros, one of the world’s most iconic symbols of illegal wildlife trade. Worth more than the sum of its parts, the rhino is making a comeback thanks to conservation heroes who are putting a stop to trafficking.

Visit today

 

 

Your support is a
FORCE FOR NATURE

500% population increase of endangered Washington turtles, back from brink of extinction

2.2 million acres of habitat protected with global conservation partners

909,000 pounds of waste kept out of landfills annually through composting

Let’s do more together

 

“Being an amphibian monitor was an amazing opportunity for me to go out into nature to collect the very data that will be used to protect the ecosystems I want to see conserved!”

Sophie Yasuda, ZooCorps teen volunteer and amphibian Monitoring Citizen Science participant

WPZ Blog

 

 

 

Saving Species Spotlight: FIGHTING TO SAVE ORANGUTANS

IN THE WILD

To save orangutan habitat, we partner to bring forest-friendly income to local communities.

CARE

AT THE ZOO

Get to know the critically endangered orangutans who call Woodland Park Zoo home.

INSPIRE

TAKE ACTION

Download this palm oil guide to shop from companies committed to sustainable forestry.

EMPOWER