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Join the Plastic Free July EcoChallenge!

Zoo New England invites you to join our Plastic Free EcoChallenge team, where you'll become part of the global movement to reduce and refuse single-use plastics! Through July 31, join thousands of other participants as we prove that small actions add up to real change. Top ecochallengers can win prizes, including event tickets, family membership and a behind-the-scenes tour! 

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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.

Cheetah Conservation Fund

Zookeeper's scat detection dog, Finn, works to save cheetahs in Namibia.

Feather Collections

Zoo New England works with other institutions across the U.S. find new uses for kori bustard and kiwi feathers.

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.

Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project

Zoo New England is saving frogs from near-extinction due to a deadly fungus.

Proyecto Tití

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.

Jari Squire

Reticulated Giraffe Project

The Reticulated Giraffe Project aims to halt, and ultimately reverse, the staggering decline in giraffe populations.

Snow Leopard Trust

Zoo New England supports the Snow Leopard Trust’s Natural Partnership Program whose research is aimed at protecting snow leopards and their natural habitat.

U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance

Zoo New England is a proud partner of the U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance, working together to protect wildlife from illegal trade.