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November
14,
2017
A group of 12 juvenile whooping cranes were released into the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge today in Grand Chenier as part of an ongoing effort to protect the species from extinction. The
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November
14,
2017
Audubon Zoo welcomes two sleek, eye-catching new additions: a pair of Brazilian ocelots. The wild cat species about twice the size of the average domestic feline is known for its striking, dappled coat. Milagre (“miracle’’ in
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November
10,
2017
Audubon Louisiana Nature Center in eastern New Orleans will host a full day of family fun at a Fall Festival on Saturday November 18. Admittance to the Nature Center – located at 11000 Lake Forest Boulevard - is free. From 10 a.m.
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November
06,
2017
Young patients, their families and invited guests were treated to a visit with some amazing animal ambassadors—including a serval, ferret, hawk, bunny and more from Audubon Nature Institute—at a gathering at Children’s Hospital
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November
03,
2017
Okpara, a male Western lowland gorilla, soon will be settled in at Audubon Zoo – the latest move in a months-long process designed to establish a new gorilla group here that will help ensure the survival of the critically endangered
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Rare cranes from Canada, Wisconsin, Maryland, in Louisiana

15
Nov
2017
www.washingtonpost.com

Ocelots newly arrived at Audubon Zoo a 'proven breeding pair'

14
Nov
2017
www.nola.com
The Zoo comes to the patients of Children's Hospital
Monday was an exciting change of scenery for young patients at the Children's Hospital of New Orleans.
06
Nov
2017
www.fox8live.com
New male gorilla headed to Audubon Zoo, joins two females
The Audubon Zoo will welcome a new gorilla in December, the latest addition in the zoo's push to build up its gorilla population as part of a national inter-zoo program aimed at promoting species survival.
03
Nov
2017
www.nola.com
Boo at the Zoo's costumed revelers roam Aububon Zoo
Opening night at Boo at the Zoo presented by Bryan Subaru attracted princesses, ghosts, and a lot of cartoon and comic book characters to the Audubon Zoo on Oct. 20.
02
Nov
2017
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