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The Zoo focuses on species of plants and animals native to New York State that are threatened or endangered in the wild. A variety of local organizations and colleges have partnered with the Zoo to study threats and work on recovery and restoration plans for these species. We also work with national organizations to raise conservation awareness through education programs and field studies in places like Madagascar and Canada

Zoo's veterinarians work to advance human, environmental and animal health simultaneously.

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Click the arrows next to Priorities to learn how the Zoo is helping build awareness about conservation initiatives.