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July
21,
2017
The longstanding partnership that Audubon Nature Institute and New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) have with the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation continued to blossom during the 2016/2017 academic year with a record-setting 211,582 students taking part in
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July
18,
2017
Audubon Zoo recently saw its flamingo collection grow for a second year in a row. The latest hatching of a flamingo chick took place on the morning of July 4. The new arrival came almost a year to the day after the birth of two chicks – the
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July
14,
2017
Make plans now to be at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas on Friday, September 29 for the 8th annual Scales & Ales. The event kicks off National Seafood Month and highlights the importance of sustainable seafood and t
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July
10,
2017
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas has joined forces with aquariums across the United States to address plastic pollution - one of the gravest threats facing ocean and freshwater animals. Today, the Aquarium Conservation Partnership
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July
05,
2017
Mother’s Day was extra special this year in the World of Primates at Audubon Zoo as Tahiri, matriarch of the lemur habitat, gave birth to a pair of male newborns. The black-and-white ruffed lemurs, Andro and Louie, arrived May 14. They join
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Ron, Moon And The White Alligators Of Audubon Zoo

17
Aug
2017
wwno.org

300 unique New Orleans moments: Audubon Zoo opens doors as Merz Memorial Zoo On May 15, 1938

13
Aug
2017
www.theadvocate.com
Learn the Benefits of Eating Bugs at Bug Appétit
If you’re looking to try a new adventure in eating, you’ll find some interesting bugs on the menu at Bug Appétit — the creative bug cafe inside Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium.
08
Aug
2017
www.nolaweekend.com
Summer of Sustainability: Overlooked seafood on the plate at Audubon series
These dinners operate on two clashing and daunting numbers: 85 percent of the world’s fisheries have been pushed to their limits (according to the World Wildlife Federation), but 1 in 70 in Louisiana work in the seafood industry with an annual economic impact of $2.4 billion (according to the Louisiana Seafood Board).
25
Jul
2017
www.theadvocate.com
Zoo Interviews Wildlife Paradise in the Louisiana Bayou: A Conversation with Ron Forman, CEO of Audubon Nature Institute
Ron Forman is the longest tenured director of any zoo in the American Association of Zoos and Aquariums, having run the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans for over 40 years. Not only did he turn Audubon into a fantastic zoo but he also helped create the Audubon Nature Institute, which includes the zoo, aquarium, several nature centers and even a wildlife research and breeding center in collaboration with San Diego Zoo Global.
21
Jul
2017
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