Flying Squad at Tesso Nilo National Park, Sumatra For over 10 years now the El Paso Zoo has been a major sponsor of a World Wildlife Program called the Flying Squad. The Flying Squad is a group of trained elephants patrolling the boundary of Tesso Nilo National Park in Sumatra helping to keep wild elephants … Continue reading Saving the Asia Elephant in Sumatra
Thanks to our concessionaire, Service Systems and Associates, the El Paso Zoo round up program gives zoo guests daily opportunities to round up their purchases and donate to our conservation fund. Round up revenues help the Zoo increase our conservation impact. Guests are encouraged to vote for one of three conservation efforts at each cash … Continue reading Round up at the Zoo
The Sierra Club is an important conservation education partner Did you know that in January of 2017 a critically endangered Mexican wolf with a radio tracking collar passed near El Paso on a hundred plus mile journey. The fate of this wolf is unknown, but it does remind us that endangered species like Mexican wolves … Continue reading Local wildlife conservation and the Border Wall
Rick LoBello, Education Curator The El Paso Zoo Education Team is happy to announce our new Education Conservation blog at elpasozoo.home.blog. Here you will meet team members who will help to keep you informed of all the new and exciting happenings here at your Zoo including updates on Zoo conservation programs like our recent trip … Continue reading Hello El Paso!
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton