Recently, we headed back out on the Great Plains to search for the elusive, nocturnal black-footed ferret. Our team—Prairie Wildlife Research executive director Travis Livieri, wildlifeRead More ›
From puzzle feeders to wielding sticks to extract food from a simulated termite mound, the zoo’s chimpanzees are no slouches when it comes to problem solving and tool use. Show your support forRead More ›
Photographers, enter to win the chance to display your work at one of Chicago’s most-visited gardens! Submit your favorite photo of “Chicago-Area Nature in Public Spaces”—and enter a contest to beRead More ›
Kazho, a 1-year-old female Amur leopard who arrived at the zoo this spring, represents one of the world’s most critically endangered species. This rareRead More ›
Lincoln Park Zoo is proud to announce a baby Bactrian camel! The new arrival, Alexander Camelton, made its official debut on May 18, but it actually entered the world in a public manner on May 9,Read More ›
It was neck and neck until the very end, but Otaru beat Otsu as the new name for snow monkey Ono's baby born April 13. Thanks to everyone who voted to help us name the second of three new arrivalsRead More ›
If you want to see firsthand the excitement—and growth—that animal encounters can inspire, there’s no better place than Lincoln Park Zoo’s Science Celebration.
This annual event, hosted byRead More ›