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A Mother’s Day Story: The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore And Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo Collaborate To Find Infant Chimpanzee A Mother

A baby female chimpanzee, born at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore on March 12, has moved to Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo in search of a surrogate chimp mother after her birth mother was unable to properly care for her. The … Continued

Recycling at Home

 Why Recycle? Americans make more than 200 million tons of garbage each year Americans throw away 2.5 million plastic bottles hourly & 40 billion soft drink cans yearly If everyone on Earth used as much “stuff” as we do in … Continued

Bat Conservation

Why Bat Conservation? Bats are crucial to many ecosystems around the world Insect-eating bats are the primary predators of night-flying insects Nectar-feeding bats help pollinate plants like bananas and cashews and fruit-eating bats spread seeds Due to many years of … Continued