conservation

September 1, 2020

Introducing VIVAD: Virtual International Vulture Awareness Day!

This year’s virtual celebration of one of our favorite animal holidays — International Vulture Awareness Day — is part of two full weekends of online presentations and activities to mark California Biodiversity Day.
September 1, 2020

New in the Zoo

What’s new? Well, there have been California condor sightings in Sequoia, we released critically endangered froglets and tadpoles into the wild, and we’re celebrating a bevy of baby births and hatchings. We’re also remembering beloved African lions Hubert and Kalisa.
August 1, 2020
Gharial

Conservation Update with Dr. Jake Owens, Director of Conservation

The Zoo's Director of Conservation shares updates on the state of the Indian gharial population and new details about the L.A. Zoo's expanding commitment to global biodiversity conservation.
August 1, 2020
Meerkat Pups

New in the Zoo

New Mobsters at the Zoo and Condors Soar in Sequoia
July 8, 2020

Absence Makes the Art Grow Fonder

Emily Klein’s artwork connects her family with Muriel’s Ranch residents and staff.
July 8, 2020

New in the Zoo

Happy Hatchings and Unusual Ungulates