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Jennifer points to stingray for education program

Zoo Learning in the Age of COVID-19

During this unprecedented time, we have made many adjustments to keep students learning and engaged with health and safety top of mind.

Expedition Africa: Change Is in the Air

The arrival of a new train presented the perfect opportunity to create positive change.

Annulated Tree Boas Make Their Debut

These stunning snakes are the newest additions to Rainforest Revealed.

Callie at seagrass nursery

Check Out Our Seagrass Nursery!

A brand-new nursery in Paws On gives you an up-close view of seagrass.

Introducing Shelley the Porcupine

This prickly critter is bound to be one of your new favorites.

Eta and Sea Turtles

Everyone in Brevard County is feeling the effects of Tropical Storm Eta, including the sea turtles that live off our coast.

Dumbo rat Cinnamon

Meet Cinnamon and Nutmeg the Dumbo Rats

This pair of dumbo rat sisters is settling into their behind-the-scenes home at the Zoo.

Red ruffed lemur

All About Lemurs on World Lemur Day

This World Lemur Day, we’re giving you a closer look at how we support these incredible primates!