National Serpent Day is a great time to highlight how zoo experts work with the Lake County and McHenry County Forest Preserve Districts to restore smooth green snakes to their native habitat inRead More ›
African lion Sahar appears for be posing for a portrait in our Photo of the Week. The male, who turned six on Wednesday, is part of a social pride at the Kovler Lion House with females Kamali andRead More ›
It’s always exciting to welcome a legend, and Lincoln Park Zoo will have that opportunity this summer as Jane Goodall joins us for a zoo-hosted meeting of global chimpanzee experts.Read More ›
Klipspringers are already a dwarf antelope species, with adults measuring just 20 inches in height. So the new arrival born December 2 was even smaller, a miniature of a miniature!
The babyRead More ›
Male lion Sahar celebrated his sixth birthday January 27 with some special enrichment. See the powerful predator exercise natural behaviors by pouncing on his piñata “prey” at the Kovler LionRead More ›
You may have seen some unusual residents in Kwan (pictured above) and family’s gorilla habitat at Regenstein Center for African Apes this week: people giving the area a thorough overhaul.Read More ›
The Solomon Island leaf frog, native to its titular island archipelago near Australia, camouflages itself against decaying leaves on the forest floor—an adaptation that helps this small amphibianRead More ›
Our Photo of the Week offers a look at red panda cub Addison in the snowy treetops of her habitat at the Kovler Lion House. Keepers report that 10 a.m.–2 p.m. is the best window for seeing AddisonRead More ›
Lincoln Park Zoo’s Conservation Ambassadors Board has teens developing special events
to share zoo conservation projects with their peers.
The enthusiasm of youth is one ofRead More ›