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March 27, 2015
Photo of the Week: March 27

Baby gorilla Bella leans back to check out the camera in our Photo of the Week! The little gorilla turned 1 month old on Tuesday.

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January 13, 2012
Massasaugas Take the Season Off

A winter cool down behind the scenes at Regenstein Small Mammal–Reptile House primes endangered eastern massasauga rattlesnakes for spring breeding.

January 12, 2012
ZooLights Presented by ComEd and Charter One Recap

What had 2 million lights, thousands of visitors and six marriage proposals? ZooLights. See the recap here.

January 12, 2012
Black-Crowned Night Herons Stop Over
January 11, 2012
Smart & Soulful Gardening

Looking for new ways to envision your garden for next growing season? Register for a free gardening workshop with Director of Horticulture Brian Houck!

January 10, 2012
And The Winning Name Is...

Freya! The new snowy owl at Lincoln Park Zoo will be named Freya thanks to a landslide of your votes. We appreciate your interest in helping us name this beautiful creature and ask that you come visit her—and all of the animals—at Lincoln Park Zoo. In the meantime, learn more about snowy owls here.

January 10, 2012
Lessons from Lincoln Park Zoo

The Spring 2012 issue of Lincoln Park Zoo magazine will focus on all the ways you can learn in the zoo’s living classroom. What’s the most memorable lesson you’ve gained at the zoo? Post here or email

January 10, 2012
Mystery in the Zoo: Notable Nests
January 9, 2012
Christmas-Morning Coyotes
January 9, 2012
Help Name Our Snowy Owl

Voting ends today...what should we name the new snowy owl? Go here to vote.

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