Tamara in Nambia

A Rhino Keeper Trains Rangers in Namibia on SMART Technology

Read about Keeper Trull's incredible trip to Africa to expand the Zoo's conservation work through SMART!
Peruvian Bottle

Providing a Conservation Focused Sensory Experience for the Visually Impaired

The Zoo partnered with the North Carolina Museum of Art to help share a story of conservation and art.
Head Started Gopher Frog

Conservation Update: Saving the Gopher Frog

We are committed to conservation around the world and in our home state of North Carolina. 
Dustin Smith holding Puerto Rican crested toad

Caribbean Conservation Update

Conservation in the Caribbean continues for the North Carolina Zoo!
Vulture SAFE
Tracy Aviary

All Eyes to the Sky - Counts for Conservation

On International Vulture Day, the skies are quiet and not a vulture is in sight. We need to recognize these unsung heroes.

Seeing Spots: World Giraffe Day 2022

Studying giraffes to monitor the health of their populations in Tanzania!
Puerto Rican Crested Toad in Limestone Crevice

World Frog Day 2022

Here's to hopefully being out in the field in 2022!
Virgin Island boa

World Wildlife Day 2022: Reflections on Conservation After Two Years of COVID-19 

COVID has had an effect on wildlife conservation, read our Zoo team's thoughts on conservation in the past several years.