June 6, 2018
On Friday, June 1, 2018, Seneca Park Zoo officials joined Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo, members of the Monroe County Parks Department, and members of the public to cut the ribbon on the new Cold Asia area. Cold Asia features a habitat for the Zoo’s newest members, two red pandas named Blaze and Starlight, as well as a brand-new home for the existing snow leopards, Kaba and Tamila.
Read the official press release here.Check out local coverage of the event:
D&C: You won’t see anything cuter all day: Red Pandas join Seneca Park Zoo
WROC: Seneca Park Zoo opens red panda exhibit
WHAM: Red panda, snow leopard habitats open at Seneca Park Zoo
WHEC: Seneca Park Zoo welcomes new red pandas
RBJ: Red pandas, snow leopards make home at zoo’s new Cold Asia Exhibit