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Raleigh, N.C. – Dec. 20, 2022 - MoveApps is a no-code analysis platform for animal tracking data hosted by the Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior. The aim is to make sophisticated analytical tools accessible to a larger audience.
Asheboro, N.C. – Nov. 1, 2022 - In honor of Veterans Day, the North Carolina Zoo is offering free admission for military personnel and retirees and free admission for one accompanying guest during Military Appreciation week, Nov. 7 – 13, 2022.
Raleigh, N.C - Sept. 30, 2022 The prestigious William G. Conway award recognizes exceptional efforts toward habitat preservation, species restoration, and support of biodiversity in the wild on a global level.
Asheboro, N.C. – August 3, 2022 The North Carolina Zoo sadly announces the death of Reilly, a 23-year-old African lion, the oldest male lion in an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)-accredited institution.