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Celebrating National Zoo Keeper Week with four keeper profiles

They're animal care experts, teachers, conservationists and more. Meet four Oregon Zoo keepers and find out why they do what they do.

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July 15, 2016

The science is in: Zoo is on right track with Elephant Lands

A special collection of peer-reviewed scientific research articles today confirmed what thousands of Oregon Zoo visitors have already seen: Elephant Lands, the... Read More

July 14, 2016

Hop on pop: 5-week-old warty pig meets dad for first time

It was a big day for the Oregon Zoo's rare Visayan warty piglet, which keepers have named Milagro. Milo, as he is known for short, turned 5 weeks old today and had... Read More

July 14, 2016

Zoo's new Elephant Lands earns LEED Gold certification

Elephant Lands, a world-class home for Portland's world-famous Asian elephant family, earned Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in... Read More

July 11, 2016

Zoo establishes $1 million fund for elephant conservation

The Oregon Zoo Foundation announced it has earmarked $1 million to establish a permanent endowment fund supporting Asian elephant conservation.

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July 7, 2016
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