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Scientists document Oregon beavers living in saltwater

Oregonians love their coast, and a first-of-its-kind scientific survey has confirmed that Oregon's state mammal is no exception. Read More
November 19, 2021

Oversight group praises fulfillment of zoo bond measure

The Oregon Zoo has successfully delivered on promises made in 2008, when the region’s voters approved a $125 million zoo bond measure promoting animal welfare and... Read More
November 18, 2021

Oregon's elusive saltwater beavers: A Q&A with Katie Ryan

Even though Oregon is the Beaver State, surprisingly little is known about where our beavers live, especially along the coast. We spoke with Wetlands Conservancy... Read More
November 16, 2021

Polar pals: Nora and Amelia Gray meet for first time

Amelia Gray, the 5-year-old polar bear and newest Oregon Zoo resident, met her half-sister Nora for the first time this week. The two furry friends romped around Polar... Read More
November 12, 2021

Zoo welcomes young polar bear with a 'touch of gray'

Amelia Gray, a 5-year-old polar bear, is settling in at the Oregon Zoo’s new Polar Passage habitat. Read More
November 8, 2021

And they're off! Zoo-reared condors take flight in Arizona

Three California condors hatched at the Oregon Zoo’s Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation are now flying free. Read More
October 22, 2021
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