Conservation Biology Institute, National Zoological Park

image for Conservation Biology Institute, National Zoological Park
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
See Neg. SIA2011-1456 for a view in 1987 of the area.
Summary
Aerial view shows buildings of the National Zoological Park's Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute (SCBI), previously known as the Conservation and Research Center, located in Front Royal, Virginia. SCBI has played a leading role in the fields of veterinary medicine, reproductive physiology and conservation biology since its founding in 1974. Visible among the rolling hills are CRC houses and animal buildings.
Contained within
National Zoological Park Photograph Collection
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Topic
Rare animals
Zoos
Wildlife conservation
Endangered species
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions
Author
Murphy, Mehgan
Subject
National Zoological Park (U.S.)
Conservation Biology Institute (National Zoological Park)
Physical description
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color; Size: 6w x 4h ; Type of Image: Aerial; Landscape ; Medium: Digital Image
2010
Place
Front Royal (Va.)
Type
Landscape
Aerial
Digital Image
Standard number
20100729-0363MM1