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Audubon Press Releases

May
24,
2022
| 10:01 AM America/Chicago
Audubon Members will get the red-carpet treatment at ZOObiliation, the exclusive Membership appreciation event set for Thursday, June 9, on the picturesque grounds of Audubon Zoo.  ZOObilation is an afternoon of family fun, and it's FREE and open
May
17,
2022
| 05:52 AM America/Chicago
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas has been inspiring and educating guests about the wonders of marine life since 1990. In 2020, Audubon announced it would be moving Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium from the U.S. Custom House on Canal Street
April
26,
2022
| 12:03 PM America/Chicago
On Monday, April 25, volunteers from Hancock Whitney planted a pollinator garden at Audubon Zoo to help protect pollinators and inspire Zoo visitors to continue doing a world of good for nature and wildlife. This year's Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do and
April
25,
2022
| 14:38 PM America/Chicago
Audubon Nature Institute has been nominated in USA Today's 10Best Readers' Choice Award contest for the sixth year in row! Their expert panel selected Audubon Aquarium of the Americas as a contender for Best Aquarium and Audubon Zoo for Best Zoo in
April
18,
2022
| 11:17 AM America/Chicago
Cool Zoo and the Gator Run lazy river, Audubon Zoo's popular water attractions, will open for the 2022 season on a weekend-only schedule beginning Saturday, May 7.   Audubon will offer two sessions each day for guests to enjoy Cool Zoo while

New Orleans zoo’s near-threatened maned wolves have 4 pups

03
Mar
2022
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‘Baby boot camp’ exercises critically endangered orangutan

24
Feb
2022
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Best name for cute baby orangutan: Rudy, Roux or Maymuun?opens in new window
The zoo in New Orleans is asking fans of endangered orangutans to help name the baby Sumatran orangutan born on Christmas Eve 2021.
09
Feb
2022
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Baby orangutan being bottle-fed, which intrigues othersopens in new window
The endangered Sumatran orangutan infant at New Orleans’ zoo is being bottle-fed because his mother wasn’t producing enough milk. The still unnamed baby was being tube-fed as well, but the tube was removed Jan. 13, Audubon Zoo spokeswoman Annie Kinler Matherne said Wednesday.
19
Jan
2022
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Endangered orangutan in New Orleans has 1 healthy babyopens in new window
A critically endangered Sumatran orangutan in New Orleans has given birth to a healthy male baby, but his twin brother died in the womb, officials at the Audubon Zoo said Monday.
27
Dec
2021
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