We are proud of the fact that we are one of only about 230 facilities that hold AZA accreditation. It is truly the gold standard. However, the journey to accreditation can be intimidating for facilities that have not yet achieved it.
The L.A. Zoo once again passes accreditation! It’s a big deal, but what, exactly, does it mean? Learn about the rigorous process and stringent standards of our accreditation organization, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).