Monthly Zoom with The Zoo

Take a virtual visit to a habitat at the Detroit Zoo to meet an expert, ask questions, and learn about different animal species. Engaging games and books will be shared to extend the learning experience. The session will last approximately 30 minutes and will take place in a webinar format, participants will not use their cameras and will not be able to see each other.  $10 per-log in.

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January 20, 2021

  • Massasauga Rattlesnake
    • Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnakes are Michigan’s only species of venomous snake. They live near marshy areas and wetlands, but their population is declining due to habitat destruction. Learn about Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnakes and their importance to the ecosystem, and how conservationists are studying them in the wild to ensure the species’ long-term survival.

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January 20, 2021

  • Massasauga Rattlesnake
    • Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnakes are Michigan’s only species of venomous snake. They live near marshy areas and wetlands, but their population is declining due to habitat destruction. Learn about Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnakes and their importance to the ecosystem, and how conservationists are studying them in the wild to ensure the species’ long-term survival.

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February 17, 2021

  • Falkland Islands Penguins
    • Penguins live on four different continents in the southern hemisphere. These unique birds are important to ecosystems across the world, but their numbers are being impacted by ecotourism and our changing climate. Learn more about the penguins who live at the Detroit Zoo and the conservation work being done to protect penguin habitats in the wild.

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February 17, 2021

  • Falkland Islands Penguins
    • Penguins live on four different continents in the southern hemisphere. These unique birds are important to ecosystems across the world, but their numbers are being impacted by ecotourism and our changing climate. Learn more about the penguins who live at the Detroit Zoo and the conservation work being done to protect penguin habitats in the wild.

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March 17, 2021

  • Dusky Gopher Frog
    • Dusky gopher frogs once lived in several southern states; now, they can only be found in two counties in Mississippi. They are considered one of the 100 most endangered species in the world. Learn about this amphibian species and what the Detroit Zoological Society is doing to help their numbers recover in the wild.

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March 17, 2021

  • Dusky Gopher Frog
    • Dusky gopher frogs once lived in several southern states; now, they can only be found in two counties in Mississippi. They are considered one of the 100 most endangered species in the world. Learn about this amphibian species and what the Detroit Zoological Society is doing to help their numbers recover in the wild.

Register Here