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Audubon Press Releases

October
15,
2021
| 09:51 AM America/Chicago
Holiday camps are back at Audubon Zoo. These camps offer kids ages four to ten years old up-close animal encounters, hands-on science, animal-themed movement activities, and nature art projects. Campers will love to play, explore, and protect nature
October
12,
2021
| 15:09 PM America/Chicago
Audubon Zoo’s gorillas and orangutans are in the process of receiving their first dose of the animal COVID-19 vaccine thanks to the company Zoetis. Audubon also plans to vaccinate cats and mustelids such as otters at Audubon Zoo and Audubon Aquarium
September
28,
2021
| 10:28 AM America/Chicago
Celebrate Halloween in a safe, family-friendly environment at Peek-a-Boo at the Zoo benefitting Audubon Zoo and Children's Hospital New Orleans. This family-favorite Halloween tradition returns as a daytime celebration providing families with a
September
27,
2021
| 12:31 PM America/Chicago
Looking to throw a wild party? Birthday Party room rentals have returned at Audubon Zoo. The Zoo offers charming, private birthday party rooms near the Gottesman Family Endangered Species Carousel. Visit Audubon’s website and book a
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

Endangered orangutan in New Orleans expecting twins

21
Oct
2021
apnews.com

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 Orleansopens in new window
Audubon Zoo's three-year-old Baird's tapir, Ixchel, has given birth to her first offspring. lxchel's male calf was born on July 2 and is thriving.
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