Sea Otter Awareness WeekSept. 24 to 30, All Day
Celebrate sea otter awareness week at the Oregon ZooJoin us for special keeper talks to learn about our sea otters and what you can do to help those in the wild.Thank you to our conservation partners Elakha and USFWS.Schedule Sept. 24-30 11:30 a.m
Keeper talks and animal activitiesSept. 26, 9:45 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Talks, activities or encounters are subject to cancellation on short notice. Thank you for your understanding. 9:45 a.m. Mountain goat or black bear activity10:30 a.m. Crocodile feeding (Sundays only)10:45 a.m. Bat keeper talk11:00 a.m. River otter
Fun in the Oregon Zoo Wildlife GardenSept. 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Join Metro garden educators at the Oregon Zoo Wildlife Garden on weekends throughout the summer. Discover how to create a healthy, wildlife-friendly garden through fun activities. Find out ways to manage garden pests without pesticides. See how to
Endangered frogs hop from Oregon Zoo back into wildHundreds of northern leopard frogs reared at the Oregon Zoo are hopping back into the wild this month.
September 7, 2023
Asian elephant Samudra turns 15 years oldSamudra turned 15 years old today, and it’s safe to say birthday boys don’t come much bigger.
August 23, 2023
Learning to fly: Rare snowy owlets spread their wingsThe young birds are growing quickly and taking baby steps toward their first flight.
August 17, 2023
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