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Cotton-top tamarin babies debut at zoo

Sharp-eyed visitors to the Oregon Zoo may spot a couple of tiny, furry and objectively adorable new arrivals in the Fragile Forests area this month. Two cotton-top tamarin babies made their zoo debut recently, riding through the habitat on the backs of their parents, Mariposa and Carl.

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June 20, 2017

Carpe P.M.: Zoo extends hours for 'Twilight Tuesdays'

The Oregon Zoo is offering visitors a little something extra this summer: Twilight Tuesdays, featuring late hours in the park at a deep discount.

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June 16, 2017

5 ways to celebrate Pollinator Week in the Portland region

Hummingbirds, bumblebees and butterflies are among the most adorable of all charismatic microfauna, and they also all happen to be pollinators. If that's not... Read More

June 15, 2017

Zoo wraps up successful condor season

It's all over but the squawking. Hatching season is finally complete at the Oregon Zoo's Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation, where seven new California condor... Read More

June 14, 2017

Popular 'Wildife Live' returns for summer

Summer’s in the air this week at the Oregon Zoo, as Wildlife Live presented by Portland General Electric returns for the season on June 10. The popular free-flying... Read More

June 9, 2017

Zoo conservationists to go Bowling for Rhinos June 10

It’s a critical time for rhinos everywhere — and with two of the world’s five rhino species perilously close to extinction, the Oregon Zoo’s Bowling for Rhinos... Read More

June 9, 2017
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