Audubon Press Releases

January
10,
2019
Audubon Nature Institute is pleased to announce Steve Marshall as its new Vice President and Managing Director of Audubon Zoo and Park. Steve was selected from a group of highly qualified candidates from across the country and brings years of
January
09,
2019
Audubon continues its commitment to educating visitors about the wonders of nature in 2019 by starting  Audubon Community Connect this month. This new initiative helps to grow accessibility to Audubon Zoo, Aquarium, Butterfly Garden and Insectarium,
December
03,
2018
Audubon Nature Institute is preparing to introduce new animals and programming to the New Orleans community in 2019. Two elephants from the Buffalo Zoo arrived at Audubon Zoo last month and are settling in with Audubon’s longtime elephant
November
30,
2018
Jambi a 22-year-old Sumatran orangutan has joined Audubon Zoo’s three females Reese, Feliz and her daughter Menari, in hopes he will make his contribution to conserving this severely critically endangered species. He was chosen after consultation
November
21,
2018
A group of 5 juvenile whooping cranes were released into the Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge in Grand Chenier as part of an ongoing effort to protect the species from extinction. The juvenile cranes after spending a few weeks getting used to their new

Here’s how to get free admission to the Audubon Zoo and aquarium in New Orleans

10
Jan
2019
www.nola.com

'Hoppy Thanksgiving' at the Insectarium!

21
Nov
2018
www.wdsu.com
An exclusive look at the new Audubon Zoo Lightsopens in new window
Audubon Nature Institute, nationally known for creating first-class family attractions, will add another one to its list in November with the premiere of Audubon Zoo Lights, a new holiday offering.
20
Nov
2018
www.wwltv.com
Audubon Zoo gives sneak preview of Zoo Lights holiday displayopens in new window
This weekend at Audubon Zoo, the city's premiere Halloween event for kids, Boo at the Zoo, takes center stage, but the zoo is also thinking ahead to another holiday and in one month will unveil a major new event: Audubon Zoo Lights.
26
Oct
2018
www.wwltv.com
Audubon expands Washed Ashore sculptures at zoo and aquariumopens in new window
“Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea’’ – the popular conservation exhibit now on display at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas and Audubon Zoo – is expanding.
17
Oct
2018
www.inparkmagazine.com