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Happy campers: Nike awards $10k to zoo nature program

The Oregon Zoo Foundation has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Nike Employee Grant Fund to help introduce low-income and minority youth to the benefits of... Read More

April 23, 2013

Video: 'Water Lily' makes a splash in elephant pool

As the weather warms up, Lily and Oregon Zoo elephant herd hit the pool. Lily seems to love the water just as much her big brother Samudra (whose name is Sanskrit... Read More

April 22, 2013

Zoo rescue operation saves endangered condor chick

The Oregon Zoo's newest spring arrival — a critically endangered California condor chick — hatched on April 11 at the zoo's Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation... Read More

April 17, 2013

Zoo chef, nutritionist prep healthy cake for Packy's party

Paul Bosch, the Oregon Zoo's new executive chef, may have worked for Elephants Delicatessen before, but he's never cooked for an actual elephant — until now. "I'm... Read More

April 12, 2013

Five Humboldt penguin chicks hatch at Oregon Zoo

The spring baby boom continues: Five new hatchlings have joined the Oregon Zoo's 18 adult Humboldt penguins over the past month — the first penguin chicks to hatch... Read More

April 10, 2013
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