News: ZooTracks

From camper to conservation biologist

It’s no exaggeration to say Lisa Cavola grew up at the Oregon Zoo. A zoo camper from age five through 13 and a four-year ZooTeen volunteer, she credits those... Read More

October 31, 2013

Oregon Zoo lion cubs now have names

The votes are in — more than 15,000 of them — and the 6-week-old lion cubs at the Oregon Zoo now have names instead of numbers. Following an online selection process... Read More

October 24, 2013

Colorful character: Zoo's new arrival is a mutable beauty

The foliage isn't the only thing changing colors in Washington Park this month. A new chameleon at the Oregon Zoo has been showing visitors why this tree-dwelling... Read More

October 17, 2013

Oregon Zoo seeks help in naming Neka's lion cubs

Oregon Zoo lion keepers made two eagerly awaited announcements this week: Neka's smallest cub appears to be recovering from her health troubles, and all three of the... Read More

October 16, 2013

Lion update: Smallest cub is back with her family

The smallest of three African lion cubs born at the Oregon Zoo last month has been reunited with her family following an intensive-care intervention and a nine-day... Read More

October 2, 2013