Douglass 18: Teaming up to Build a Conservation-Themed Miniature Golf Course

Lincoln Park Zoo has some ‘tee-rific’ news to share! Douglass 18, a community-led, youth-designed, conservation-themed miniature golf course, broke ground this week in North Lawndale. Obstacles for the 18 hole miniature golf course have landed on the West Side, which are all inspired by the migratory birds that pass through the park each year. “I…

Lincoln Park Zoo Magazine: Spring/Summer 2021

In This Issue: communities in action, flourishing field sites, urban wildlife, and more.

Chicago Rat Project: Thoughts about Rats during the Stay-at-Home Order

Since pandemic restrictions have been in place, there have been various articles about rats circulating social media platforms. There have also been emails from local community organizations and aldermanic offices that have been about the Chicago Rat Project. This project asked residents across our city about rats to help us understand the experiences and feelings…