Brenda's blog @ Audubon

An Exciting Start to Zoo Camp

June 7, 2011 | Tag(s): Cool Zoo, Summer Camp
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
Yesterday was the very first day of Zoo Camp. Boy, did we have an exciting day!
Whooping Crane

Endangered Species Day

By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
I think that when most people think of endangered or threatened species they think of exotic animals or creatures in far off lands.

A Special Wedding gift

April 29, 2011 | Tag(s): Asian elephants, conservation
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
What does a Royal Wedding have to do with Conservation?

Earthworms and Earthfest

March 17, 2011 | Tag(s): birds, conservation, Earthfest, reptiles
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
I just finished my 6 foot earthworm model in time for this weekend’s Earthfest at the Audubon Zoo.

Committing to Conservation

By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
These delegates are some of the best and brightest professionals working to save endangered animals and their habitats from, well, humans.

Programs for Youth

February 5, 2011 | Tag(s): ECCO, Junior Keepers, tiger
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
You might not know that the zoo is also the site for some amazing youth programs.
Amur Leopard Cub

Responsible Pet Owner month

January 27, 2011 | Tag(s): guinea pig, Iguana, Macaws, monkeys, Pythons
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
February is Responsible Pet Owners Month.
Casey

Animal love

January 20, 2011 | Tag(s): Valentine
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
The mating game in the animal world is very different from the human dating game.

Cold Temps and Zoo Animals

January 13, 2011 | Tag(s): alligators, Audubon Zoo, giraffes, lions, tigers
By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
People always ask me about the animals at the zoo and what do they do when it’s cold.
White Rhino

2011 Zoo Year's Resolutions

By: Brenda, Director of Education and Volunteers, Audubon Zoo
Make 2011 a year to connect back to your family and the wonders of nature. These resolutions are easy to make and keep!