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what's happening at your Zoo.

2016

      January 27, 2016 Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announces Free Youth February at the Zoo. Read more here.

      January 20, 2016: Zoo will build on 2015 successes in conservation efforts this year. Read more here.

      January 11, 2016: Zoo announces passing of 26-year-old male polar bear Zero. Read more here.

2015

        November 19, 2015: Zoo to say goodbye to two female African lions. Read more here.

        October 27, 2015: Zoo to say goodbye to Mexican wolves. Read more here.

        October 2015: ZooBoo features new photo opportunities, puzzle hunt and educational activities. Read more here.

September 13, 2015: Zoo honors grandparents with admissions special and programming. Read more here.

August 17, 2015: Zoo Society partners with George Eastman House to host David Liittschwager lecture. Read more here.

July 24, 2015: Zoo Society to plant mega-garden at The Nature Conservancy’s Thousand Acre Swamp. Read more here.

May 15, 2015: Zoo participates in national launch of AZA SAFE. Read more here.

May 11, 2015: Zoo welcomes 9-year-old male sea lion. Read more here.

April 16, 2015: Two African elephants join Zoo's herd. Read more here.

March 24, 2015: Penguin chicks by the numbers. Read more here.

March 24, 2015: Endangered African penguins are thriving at Seneca Park Zoo. Read more here.

March 10, 2015: Animals at Seneca Park Zoo inspired others to act in 2014. Read more here.

2014

December 22, 2014: Zoo welcomes ring-tailed lemur pair. Read more here.

October 3, 2014: Lake sturgeon alive and well in Genesee. Read more here.

August 6, 2014: Zoo and Bergen Swamp Preservation Society to hold 'Meet and Greet.' Read more here.

July 23, 2014: 'Party' to benefit Madagascar. Read more here.

May 23, 2014: Say goodbye to Roscoe the rhino. Read more here.

May 20, 2014: Alligators are back. Read more here.

May 19, 2014: Zoo appoints new Executive Director. Read more here.

April 4, 2014: Spend Spring Break at the Zoo and say goodbye to Dara. Read more here.

February 13, 2014: Seneca Park Zoo statement. Read more here.

 

2013

2012

November 19, 2013: Zoo announces name of baby orangutan. Read more here.

October 5, 2012: Zoo announces the passing of Puff.
Read more here.

November 12, 2013: Zoo hosts Zoo Conference.
Read more here.

October 3, 2012: Genesee Trail Day at the Zoo.
Read more here.

October 1, 2013: Zoo announces orangutan name.
Read more here.

September 26, 2012: Alligators head South for the winter. Read more here.

September 25, 2013: Zoo Society Executive Director
to retire. Read more here.

July 13, 2012: Zoo to host annual Party Madagascar event. Read more here.

August 29, 2013: Zoo to host Flower Show.
Read more here.

July 6, 2012: Zoo announces names for lions.
Read more here.

August 15, 2013: Zoo hosted lake sturgeon weigh-in. Read more here.

June 15, 2012: Zoo announces passing of female cougar. Read more here.

August 7, 2013: Zoo announces lion cub names, new
lion cub. Read more here.

June 7, 2012: Zoo Photo Contest is going on now.
Read more here.

July 8, 2013: Zoo announces additional viewing times for cubs. Read more here.

May 22, 2012: Zoo welcomes alligators back.
Read more here.

June 14, 2013: Lion cubs are now on exhibit.
Read more here.

May 17, 2012: A Step Into Africa Exhibit unveiled.
Read more here.

June 3, 2013: Zoo announces birth of sea lion pup.
Read more here.

May 15, 2012: Additional parking for Zoo visitors.
Read more here.

May 28, 2013: Lion cub naming contest underway.
Read more here.

May 1, 2012: Zoo attempts first polar bear artificial insemination. Read more here.

May 21, 2013: Zoo welcomes alligators back.
Read more here.

April 13, 2012: Zoo celebrates Earth Day.
Read more here.

May 10, 2013: View the Zoo's curious cubs on
24-hour live cam. Read more here.

March 15, 2012: Grand opening of A Step Into Africa scheduled. Read more here.

April 29, 2013: Zoo announces birth of Bornean orangutan. Read more here.

January 31, 2012: Zoo announces death of female hyena. Read more here.

April 25, 2013: Zoo announces birth of two lion cubs.
Read more here.

January 18, 2012: Zoo closed to public due to power outage. Read more here.

April 7, 2013: Zoo announces births of two goat kids.
Read more here.


April 5, 2013: Zoo announces return of Canadian
lynx. Read more here.


March 13, 2013: Zoo announces golden lion tamarin birth. Read more here.


February 27, 2013: Zoo announces passing of Flounder.
Read more here.


February 13, 2013: Zoo's polar bear not pregnant.
Read more here.

 

February 8, 2013: Community helps Zoo finish
Capital Campaign. Read more here.


January 25, 2013: Zoo announces passing of male
king vulture. Read more here.


January 7, 2013: Zoo announces passing of female Burmese rock python. Read more here.