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10 Ways to Reduce Waste in Your Daily Life

In honor of Zero Waste Week, we’re sharing 10 ways to reduce the number of items we send to the landfill.

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Testing Bear-Resistant Items with Brody and Cheyenne

Brevard Zoo’s two adult Florida black bears will test potential bear-resistant products like garbage cans, food storage bins, and more.

Shuck and Share

Four Years of Shuck and Share

We’re celebrating four years since taking our Shuck and Share program in-house! Over those years, we’ve accomplished a lot as part of this program to collect oyster shell from local restaurants to be used in restoration projects.

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Tending To Our Hives

This National Honey Bee Day, we’re taking a look inside the beehives at Brevard Zoo.

Nephron the green sea turtle is held by a Sea Turtle Healing Center staff member

Sending Nephron Home

After five months and two surgeries at our Sea Turtle Healing Center, Nephron the green sea turtle was returned home to the ocean!

Cheetah Pepper explores her new habitat.

Pepper’s New Digs

Cheetah Pepper is settling into her new habitat in Rainforest Revealed.

Loggerhead sea turtle Myrtle crawls into the ocean as onlookers watch in the background.

Myrtle’s Journey Back into the Ocean

After three months of care, loggerhead sea turtle Myrtle was released at Lori Wilson Park at 9:30 a.m. this morning.

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Checking In With Our Lions

This World Lion Day, we’re checking in with our trio of majestic felines!