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Audubon Press Releases

September
23,
2021
| 13:52 PM America/Chicago
Audubon Nature Institute’s Education department will soon offer a new Nature at Night series and relaunch its virtual outreach programs for children.Nature at Night will feature "kid-only" events for children ages 6-11 years old where they
September
13,
2021
| 12:50 PM America/Chicago
UPDATE 9/15: Due to inclement weather from Hurricane Nicholas, the Golf Club at Audubon Park scheduled to reopen on Saturday, September 18 will be delayed through the weekend. The golf course and path are not clear enough to ensure the safety of
September
10,
2021
| 14:33 PM America/Chicago
Due to the widespread impact of Hurricane Ida and COVID-19 across Louisiana, Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do scheduled to be held on Friday, September 17 is rescheduled for Thursday, October 28, 2021. Audubon will continue to monitor these community
August
28,
2021
| 10:41 AM America/Chicago
Please follow the below updates for information regarding Audubon Nature Institute facilities:
August
20,
2021
| 12:58 PM America/Chicago
Due to the significant increase of COVID-19 cases among children in the Greater New Orleans area, Audubon Nature Institute is postponing Zoo-To-Do for Kids presented by Children's Hospital New Orleans until Friday, November 12.  Zoo-To-Do for

Zoo and aquarium weather the storm safely and even welcome a newborn animal during Ida

09
Sep
2021
www.nola.com

Endangered tapir born at zoo in New Orleans

19
Jul
2021
www.usatoday.com
Rare whooping cranes raised for wild as COVID rules relaxopens in new window
A year after pandemic precautions all but halted work to raise the world’s most endangered cranes for release into the wild, the efforts are back in gear.
14
Jul
2021
apnews.com
What’s it like to touch a shark? Find out at Audubon Aquarium’s newest exhibitopens in new window
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is inviting guests to get up close and personal with sharks and stingrays in a new exhibit opening at the beginning of July.
23
Jun
2021
www.nola.com
Mini parade of rescued young sea turtles released into Gulfopens in new window
A small parade of rescued young sea turtles has headed into the Gulf of Mexico from Louisiana — a bright note in a tough season for sea turtles.
17
Mar
2021
apnews.com