Conservation News

Maryland zoo raises, releases critically endangered turtle

This tiny bog turtle has quite an interesting backstory.

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1000TH AFRICAN PENGUIN CHICK HATCHES AT THE MARYLAND ZOO!

The Grand Chick Count makes it official – 1,000 African penguin chicks have hatched here over the past 50 years!

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OFF EXHIBIT: TURTLE IN TROUBLE

They are a Maryland native species and extremely endangered, so when the call came to the Zoo Hospital saying a wild bog turtle from Delaware needed medical treatment we quickly agreed to help.

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