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August 29, 2014
Photo of the Week: August 29, 2014

For our Photo of the Week, we scavenged a closeup portrait of Bruno, a 27-year-old male cinereous vulture who resides with his mate, Lurch, at the zoo’s Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit.

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June 3, 2014
A Beauty of a Run

Thanks to everyone who came to United Run for the Zoo this past Sunday to participate in a race or cheer on the runners!

June 2, 2014
Field Note: Harbor Seal

Meet the harbor seals that live in the zoo's Kovler Sea Lion Pool--and learn how this species socializes and hunts in the wild.

May 30, 2014
Photo of the Week: May 30

Chimpanzees Optimus (foreground) and Hank venture up into the treetops in our Photo of the Week. The nice weather has species across the zoo rediscovering their outdoor exhibits. See for yourself this weekend!

May 30, 2014
Free Outdoor Yoga Classes this Weekend!

Outdoor yoga classes at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo begin next week. Try it out for FREE this weekend during two special promotional classes!

May 29, 2014
Working with Zoos Around the World

We’re all connected to the living world, and the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ “Biodiversity Is Us” project is a great way to explore these connections. Lincoln Park Zoo is proud to work with WAZA to bring zoos from around the world together to improve conservation and care.

May 29, 2014
Returns from the Dark Night

Prom and final exams are rites of spring for many high schoolers. Students at five Chicago high schools just added another one: detecting bat species emerging from hibernation.

May 29, 2014
A Unique Blend of Vintages and Veterinary Care

Animal and wine lovers won’t want to miss Wine & Wildlife: Inside Veterinary Care on Tuesday, June 17.

May 28, 2014
Locally Sourced Starts Now!

Locally Sourced at the Patio is kicking off now with beer specials, local art and live music by Colby Maddox from the Old Town School of Folk Music!


May 28, 2014
Advocating for Elephants in the Chicago City Council

Thanks to the Chicago City Council for adopting a resolution today to raise awareness about the alarming rate at which wild African elephants are being poached because of the demand for ivory. 96 elephants are killed every day for their ivory in Africa—and the United States remains a leading market for this violent, illegal trade.

May 28, 2014
Adults Night Out at the Zoo

Grownups get the zoo all to themselves during our first-ever Adults Night Out on Friday, June 6!

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