WAZA Welcomes New Member – GLMV Zoos
Posted: 21 June 2022
The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is delighted to welcome a new Corporate Member to the global zoo and aquarium community – GLMV Zoos.
Located in Wichita, United States, GLMV Zoos has worked on more than 120 projects, 70 of which have involved zoos and aquariums. GLMV Zoos is a member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), which is a WAZA Association Member.
Their services include architectural design of animal habitats, exhibits, education centres, and administration buildings, among many others. GLMV Zoos has a team that includes visionary designers, innovative thinkers, skilled illustrators, and drone pilots.
“GLMV Zoos is honoured to join WAZA as a Corporate Member. Our team is passionate about advancing conservation and animal welfare through designing transformational zoological experiences and look forward to deepening our engagement with the global community.”, said Craig Rhodes, Vice President of GLMV Zoos.
Some of the works that GLMV Zoos have developed over the years involve WAZA Institution Members. This includes GLMV Zoos design of the first mixed species black rhino habitat at the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, United States. WAZA’s new member also developed a carcass feeding pole and a training wall for the lion habitat at the Topeka Zoo and Conservation Centre, United States.
“WAZA is very excited to have GLMV Zoos as its new Corporate Member. We believe that our work with GLMV Zoos will benefit the wider zoo and aquarium community and we look forward to working with this impactful organisation,” said WAZA Chief Executive Officer, Dr Martín Zordan.
GLMV Zoos is dedicated to providing the highest standards of care for animals in the zoo and aquarium community to support the conservation and animal welfare goals of institutions. Our new member thinks outside the box with every new habitat design, master plan, and conservation plan that it creates. To learn more about GLMV Zoos, please visit their website.
The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is the global alliance of regional associations, national federations, zoos and aquariums, dedicated to the care and conservation of animals and their habitats around the world.