Behind the Scenes

Welcome to Behind the Scenes

We’re Serious About Saving Rhinos

What to Do If You Find a Sea Turtle “Washback”

Hundreds of baby sea turtles are washing onto shore in the aftermath of hurricane Irma. Here’s what to do if you find one.

Better Bee-lieve It—We Need Bees!

Honey bees are more than buzzing insects. They are among nature’s hardest workers—one hive can pollinate up to 300 million flowers in one day!

Meet the Patients: Luna (deceased)

Meet the Patients: Percy

Vocational Learning at the Zoo

For 11 Brevard County Public School students, the learning didn’t stop when summer began.

Oysters—Oh, Shucks!

Oysters are more than just a tasty appetizer—they’re essential to maintaining healthy aquatic ecosystems in the Indian River Lagoon and beyond.

Meet the Patients: Macaroni



8225 North Wickham Road
Melbourne, FL 32940

phone: 321.254.9453

fax: 321.259.5966