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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

Zoo welcomes summer with bear awareness activities

The Oregon Zoo is welcoming summer with a special bear awareness day June 22.At 11 a.m., keepers will be placing a campsite (minus the campers) right in the middle... Read More

June 21, 2013

NW Natural's paperless billing program to benefit zoo

NW Natural customers who sign up to receive their bills electronically by the end of next month can also help support the Oregon Zoo. The Oregon Zoo Foundation — the... Read More

June 21, 2013

Junior Grange Kids make donation to zoo's family farm

Before visiting the Oregon Zoo's Trillium Creek Family Farm on Thursday, 15 Oregon State Junior Grangers, ages 5 to 14, presented a donation of $1,366 to the Oregon... Read More

June 21, 2013

Zoo's Humboldt penguin chicks get into the swim of things

The five new Humboldt penguin chicks that hatched at the Oregon Zoo this spring have begun to emerge from their nest boxes and explore their surroundings, keepers... Read More

June 17, 2013
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