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July/August 2012

Zoogoer July/August 2012


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American Trail

The Zoo got its start as a refuge for imperiled North American animals. Now we're returining to our roots with a dazzling new exhibit that focuses on the continent's wildlife treasures.

By Christina Santiestevan

Who Cooks for You?

Preserving biodiversity is more than just a conservatin goal. New research shows that it's related to human wealth as well.

By Aaron Ferster

Creature Creations

Animal art may sound like a contradiction in terms. It's not. Giving Zoo dwellers a chance to play with pain enriches their lives with new sensory experiences.

By Allie Killam