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Lincoln Park Zoo Magazine

Fall/Winter 2022

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Lincoln Park Zoo Magazine: Fall/Winter 2022

Blogs

jamaican iguana on zoolife.tv
Zoo News
May 8, 2024
Name Reveal: Jamaican Iguanas
The Jamaican iguanas at Lincoln Park Zoo have long represented the important conservation work that is happening on that Caribbean island to save a species once thought to be extinct. These scaly animals at Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House have become…
Lincoln Park Zoo plants
Zoo News
April 26, 2024
Lincoln Park Zoo Achieves Arboretum Accreditation Upgrade
Lincoln Park Zoo has achieved Level III accreditation with ArbNet, upgrading our status as an arboretum that does conservation and education work.
tulips in front of eadie levy's landmark cafe
Zoo News
April 3, 2024
5 Reasons Spring Is the Best Season at the Zoo
Here are a few of the reasons you should come to the zoo this season!
african lion on rock
Animals & Gardens, Zoo News
March 7, 2024
#LomelokWatch: A Lion Cub Timeline
Lomelok, a very special lion at Lincoln Park Zoo, just had surgery to fix a slipped disc that may be related to a health condition he has had since birth. Updated April 23.
Zoo News
March 7, 2024
Nature Boardwalk Undergoes Prescribed Burn
Nature Boardwalk is undergoing a prescribed burn, part of Lincoln Park Zoo’s strategic management of the praire ecosystem, on Thursday, March 7.
woman in wheelchair looking at giraffes
Zoo News
February 28, 2024
Lincoln Park Zoo Is Part of #AccessibleChicago
Lincoln Park Zoo is one of the institutions being featured in Fun 4 the Disable’s docuseries about accessible Chicago destinations.
guira cuckoo
Zoo News
February 8, 2024
Lincoln Park Zoo and the CSO Celebrate The Carnival of the Animals
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is performing The Carnival of the Animals soon. Here’s a look at how this lovely and whimsical piece of music relates to zoo animals.
chicago rat hole
Zoo News
January 19, 2024
Viral Phenomenon Cements UWI as the Authority on Urban Wildlife
Lincoln Park Zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute has become the go-to source for expert information on viral stories like the Chicago Rat Hole.
Zoo News
January 4, 2024
Kingo: Immortalizing a Gorilla Legend
Kingo, a western lowland gorilla that lived in the Congo, died the day after Christmas. Drs. David Morgan and Crickette Sanz, founders of the Goualougo Triangle Ape Project, offer this remembrance.
Zoo News
December 21, 2023
Top 12 Lincoln Park Zoo Happenings in 2023
It’s been a wonderful year at Lincoln Park Zoo. Here’s a list of some of the great things that have happened here in the last 12 months.
Learning, Zoo News
December 21, 2023
Surprising Science: Welfare for Reptiles
To ensure the wellbeing of reptiles, Lincoln Park Zoo researchers embarked upon a study of the substrates and “hides” that they prefer.
Zoo News
December 6, 2023
2023 Zoo Gifting Guide
Looking for a gift for a zoo lover? Lincoln Park Zoo has you covered, whether you’re interested in physical or experiential gifts.
Zoo News
November 30, 2023
Lincoln Park Zoo Announces New Partnership to Combat Wildlife Trafficking
Lincoln Park Zoo is committed to mitigating wildlife trafficking. On November 20, it announced several initiatives to assist in that endeavor.
Zoo News
November 16, 2023
Holiday Happenings at Lincoln Park Zoo
This holiday season, Lincoln Park Zoo is continuing the ZooLights Presented by ComEd and Invesco QQQ tradition—and there are plenty of other events going on.
Zoo News
September 12, 2023
8 Zoo Events You Won’t Want to Miss This Fall
Summer may be mostly over, but fall is special at Lincoln Park Zoo. As cooler weather sets in and we drink our pumpkin spice lattes, the zoo is hosting some great events that will get you out and about before…
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