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  The Zoo’s mission is to inspire and educate people to join with it in the active support and conservation of wildlife and wild places. The Zoo is committed to serving its communities by engaging people with the wonder of the living world through personal encounters that foster lifelong harmonious relationships with nature.

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We have our winners! Congratulations to the three photographers who stole our audience's heart with their images. 🥇 "The Night Heron" by Corey Yarko 🥈 "Polar Bear Meets A Boy" by Charlene Abeln 🥉 "Polar Vortex" by Amanda Akes Want to win next month's photo contest? Enter your best Zoo shot at Marylandzoo.org/photocontest 🌼

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