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On Groundhog Day, zoo 'hedges' its bets for an early spring

Punxsutawney Phil may be calling for six more weeks of winter, but local residents can take heart. FuFu, an African pygmy hedgehog at the Oregon Zoo, did not see her... Read More

February 2, 2017

Nation's oldest Sumatran orangutan turns 57

The Oregon Zoo's oldest resident, ultra-geriatric Sumatran orangutan Inji, turned 57 this month and is the oldest of her species on the continent.

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January 30, 2017

5 ways to celebrate World Wetlands Day

Countless plants and creatures, including humans, depend on wetlands for survival. But most of us don't really know how important, or fun to explore, they are.

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January 26, 2017

Zoo hosts meeting to discuss condor reintroduction plan

After an absence of more than 100 years, California condors may soon be returning to the Pacific Northwest.

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January 23, 2017

2016: The year in photos at the Oregon Zoo

A look back at of some of 2016's most memorable Oregon Zoo images.

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December 29, 2016
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