To celebrate beavers and their contribution to Oregon's environment, The Wetlands Conservancy, the Oregon Zoo and community partners are hosting the Beaver Tales art exhibit and events throughout the state. During September, Oregon Zoo visitors can see artwork celebrating this fascinating animal in Coffee Crossing and the Nature Exploration Station at the Education Center.
On Saturday, Sept. 16, the zoo will host a Beaver Celebration Day.
- 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. - Hands-on educational activities with artists and zoo and U.S. Fish and Wildlife staff at the Education Center
- 2:15 p.m. - Keeper talk at beaver habitat in Cascade Stream and Pond