Month: May 2020

Illegal Wildlife Trafficking – How You Can Help

Illegal Wildlife Trafficking – How You Can Help Date: 19/05/2020 By: Greg Tully, Pan-African Sanctuary Alliance (PASA) A young chimpanzee which had been caught for the illegal wildlife trade Conservationists and field researchers have a unique opportunity to both witness and counteract illegal wildlife trafficking, yet for many, this aspect of fieldwork can come as …

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Announcing the Updated WAZA Animal-Visitor Interaction Guidelines

Lory Landing at San Antonio Zoo. Credit San Antonio Zoo Announcing the Updated WAZA Animal-Visitor Interaction Guidelines 05/05/2020 The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is pleased to launch the updated WAZA Animal-Visitor Interaction Guidelines. The WAZA Animal-Visitor Interaction Guidelines are based on the scientific recommendations provided in the World Zoo and Aquarium Animal …

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WAZA Welcomes New Members

WAZA Welcomes New Members The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is pleased to have broadened its global membership base by recently welcoming five new members to the global zoo and aquarium community. Aquário Marinho do Rio de Janeiro was most recently accepted as a WAZA Institution Member this year, and joins other new …

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