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Zoo bear sports high-tech neckwear for conservation

Tasul, an Oregon Zoo polar bear, recently landed her first white-collar job: research assistant for the U.S. Geological Survey. Her assignment: wearing a high-tech... Read More

July 30, 2013

Elephant Rama Begins TB Treatment Regimen

The Oregon Zoo this week began its yearlong treatment regimen for Rama, the Asian elephant who cultured positive for tuberculosis in late May, officials announced.... Read More

July 25, 2013

Zoo Foundation welcomes four new board members

Four new members with impressive résumés and a passion for wildlife have joined the Oregon Zoo Foundation's board of directors, officials announced. Public affairs... Read More

July 15, 2013

Zoo sets new attendance mark with 1.68 million visits

A warm, sunny end to the month helped push the Oregon Zoo's attendance to just around 1.68 million for the fiscal year ending June 30 — making it the most-visited... Read More

July 2, 2013

Columbia Gorge pika watchers mobilize for summer season

Hike the Columbia Gorge this summer and piping from the rocks you might hear something that sounds like a squeak toy on steroids. It's the alarm call of the American... Read More

June 27, 2013
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