• Endangered Species Day is May 18th!

    5 days ago - By Minnesota Zoo

    The Minnesota Zoo is home to 64 species of threatened and endangered animals - from the awe-inspiring Amur tiger to the thumbnail-sized Dakota skipper butterfly. With Endangered Species Day coming up on May 18 th , we want to highlight some of these incredible species, what the Minnesota Zoo is doing to help, and what you can do too!
    The Minnesota Zoo is known for Amur tigers, with more than 40 cubs born here since the Zoo opened in 1978! Did you know that Minnesota Zoo staff coordinates the Tiger Species Survival Plan and its Tiger Conservation Campaign? Together, the zoo-based breeding...
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