Did you know that Seneca Park Zoo is the ONLY zoo in New York State with African elephants? Come visit them Saturday, September 16, for Elephant Day! Enjoy special animal experiences with Moki, Chana, Lilac and Genny C., while learning about this amazing species.
Learn about the threats facing elephants due to human impact, including the complexities of the ivory trade, poaching, and human encroachment.
Discover how zoos are working to save elephants from extinction with programs such as the Species Survival Program (SSP), and our dedication to conservation partners like the International Elephant Foundation (IEF).
Guests will come away with a better understanding of the importance of these megaherbivores, and what they can do to help protect elephants.