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Zoo New England not only educates about the importance of wildlife conservation but also helps save some of the world’s critically endangered wildlife. As an accredited member of the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, Zoo New England supports important conservation initiatives in the wild.
Ape TAG Conservation Initiative
The Ape TAG Conservation Initiative is a collective effort by zoos to help conserve wild populations of endangered apes.
Zoo New England works with other institutions across the U.S. find new uses for kori bustard and kiwi feathers.
Institute for Breeding Rare and Endangered African Mammals
Zoo New England supports the first in-depth study of wild pygmy hippos, providing valuable research for improving the well-being of pygmy hippos in zoos.
Ivory Belongs on Elephants
Every day, 96 elephants are killed in Africa—that’s 35,000 a year. African forest elephants now face extinction in the next 10 to 20 years. Join the herd in protecting this vanishing species.
Mexican Grey Wolves
Since 1998, Zoo New England has been committed to re-introducing Mexican gray wolves into the wilds of the American Southwest, where they once lived in large numbers.
New Nature Foundation
Since its founding, Zoo New England has supported NNF’s work towards creative solutions that promote people living in harmony with nature.
Zoo New England supports Operation Migration's efforts to guide whooping cranes along their migration route with ultralight aircraft.
Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project
Zoo New England is saving frogs from near-extinction due to a deadly fungus.
Zoo New England helped fund the production of over 500 eco-friendly fence posts, which preserve valuable natural resources for critically endangered cotton-top tamarins.
Reticulated Giraffe Project
The Reticulated Giraffe Project aims to halt, and ultimately reverse, the staggering decline in giraffe populations.