May 18 is Endangered Species Day, which reminds me of one of my favorite Yogi Berra quotes: "I just want to thank everyone who made this day necessary." The irony, unfortunately, is that we are the ones who made Endangered Species Day necessary.
After years of volunteering with organizations that her family had long been involved with, Laurie Stoneman wanted something new. “Something that was all mine,” Laurie recollects. Thus began a decades-long Zoo adventure.