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Bihar govt orders closure of tiger reserve, Patna zoo

The Times of India 11 Jun 2021
The letter issued by Rajendra G Garawad, deputy inspector general of forests (NTCA) to all states on June 7, stated that the latest instance of zoo animals getting infected by Covid-19 once again indicates the high likelihood of disease transmission from affected human beings to captive wild animals.
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Columbus Zoo and Aquarium officially begins search for new leader after resignations

The Columbus Dispatch 10 Jun 2021
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium's search for a new president and CEO has officially kicked off this week ... Columbus Zoo won't require masks outdoors anymore during pandemic ... The Charitable Law Section of the attorney general's office is investigating the zoo, and the Ohio Auditor of State is conducting an audit into the nonprofit for the first time.
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Immersive aquarium show promotes ocean protection

China.dot.org 09 Jun 2021
We hope our efforts will contribute to the construction of a marine ecological civilization and to the protection of the ocean from various kinds of pollution, overfishing and so on," said Wang Zhechen, general manager of Beijing Aquarium, located in the Beijing Zoo.
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‘This is the day of the trees’: Community celebrates Redwood Sky Walk grand opening

Times Standard 06 Jun 2021
The Redwood Sky Walk at Sequoia Park Zoo in Eureka is finally open to the general public. After more than a decade of dreaming of a suspended pathway through the redwoods, city officials, zoo staff and community members gathered for an inaugural celebration Friday morning.
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5 Cool places for kids Riverbanks, Children's Museum, Shipwreck Cove and more

Spartanburg Herald-Journal 04 Jun 2021
Riverbanks Zoo. Take your kids on a mini-road trip to Columbia’s Riverbanks Zoo. Located about an hour and a half from downtown Spartanburg, the zoo is home to thousands of animals, beautiful botanical gardens and a bit of South Carolina history ... General admission to the Spartanburg museum is $5.
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Koepka v DeChambeau an epic spat? More like a glimpse of golfing reality | Ewan Murray

The Guardian 31 May 2021
Whether DeChambeau is actually addressing Koepka is unclear but it mattered not; the snippet was mysteriously leaked and, millions of page views later, created a level of general excitement that typically greets mating season for the pandas at Edinburgh Zoo. Related. Koepka v DeChambeau. The deliciously petty spat that could save golf ....
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Koepka and DeChambeau spat shouldn’t surprise anyone

The Irish Times 31 May 2021
If I knew it was him, I would have left him waiting on the fairway.” And he wasn’t kidding ... Whether DeChambeau is actually addressing Koepka is unclear but it mattered not; the snippet was mysteriously leaked and, millions of page views later, created a level of general excitement that typically greets mating season for the pandas at Edinburgh Zoo.
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Koepka v DeChambeau an epic spat? More like a glimpse of golfing reality

The Observer 31 May 2021
If I knew it was him, I would have left him waiting on the fairway.” And he wasn’t kidding ... Whether DeChambeau is actually addressing Koepka is unclear but it mattered not; the snippet was mysteriously leaked and, millions of page views later, created a level of general excitement that typically greets mating season for the pandas at Edinburgh Zoo.
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Model Burail jail, Chhatbir Zoo start inoculating staff, their kin

Indian Express 27 May 2021
Residents putting up in quarters in or around sensitive places, including Model Burail Jail and Mahendra Zoological Park Chhatbir Zoo, have started to emerge as a matter of Covid-19 concern for administration officials, who want such people to be vaccinated at the earliest ... There are at least 40 quarters situated inside the zoo premises.
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Chattanooga Zoo announces birth of first baby blue duiker

Times Free Press 26 May 2021
The first baby of a tiny African antelope species has arrived at the Chattanooga Zoo, according to a news release. The Zoo's female blue duiker, ... "It's always an incredible thing to see the birth of a new zoo resident," General Curator Lacey Hickle said in the release.
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Chandigarh: Model Burail jail, Chhatbir Zoo start inoculating their staff, their kin

Indian Express 26 May 2021
Residents putting up in quarters in or around sensitive places, including Model Burail Jail and Mahendra Zoological Park, Chhatbir Zoo, have started to emerge as a matter of Covid-19 concern for administration officials, who want such people to be vaccinated at the earliest ... There are at least 40 quarters situated inside the zoo premises.
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As cicadas emerge, wildlife ready for a feast — rats included

Finger Lakes Times 26 May 2021
BALTIMORE – It was June 2004, and the elephants at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore were getting awfully sick of Brood X cicadas, which had emerged en masse after 17 years underground. The towering goliaths even became adept at swatting the insects out of the air with their trunks, said Mike McClure, the zoo’s general curator.
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As cicadas emerge, wildlife prepare for a feast—rats included

Phys Dot Org 26 May 2021
It was June 2004, and the elephants at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore were getting awfully sick of Brood X cicadas, which had emerged en masse after 17 years underground. The towering goliaths even became adept at swatting the insects out of the air with their trunks, said Mike McClure, the zoo's general curator.
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Aleem for upgrading zoos, safari parks

The News International 25 May 2021
Director General of the Wildlife Department, Deputy Commissioner Lahore and the Director of Lahore Zoo gave a detailed briefing in the meeting in which it was stated that the annual budget of the Lahore Zoo is Rs17 crore and the revenue is around Rs19 crore which has been reduced due to corona.
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Rare, white-skinned gators found in coastal S.C.

The Times & Democrat 25 May 2021
Because of their novelty, leucistic alligators are very popular in zoos and aquariums, and that’s where they’ve always been maintained ... The white color captures the attention of the general public, and the physiological and ecological mechanisms at play are really fascinating the more you get to know the how’s and why’s of it all.”.
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