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We all love animals, and we like to see them "up close and personal".  Zoos allow us to do that, often in habitats than simulate their original homes.  If there are zoos that we've missed, please let us know.  
 

Zoos Colorado - Iowa

 
  Zoo Pages AK-CA, CO-IA, ID-KS, KY-MO, MS-NV, OH-TN, TX-ZZ  

 

  CO

  Colorado Springs

  Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

  4250 Cheyenne Mt Zoo Road

  Colorado Springs   CO    80906    

  Phone   719 633-9925

  Web Site  http://www.cmzoo.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@cmzoo.org

  Description  mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians; breed giraffes & orangutans - 650 animals of 142 species, including 30 endangered species

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:   1/12/2005

  CO

  Denver

  Denver Zoological Gardens

  City Park

  2300 Steele Street

  Denver  CO  80205    

  Phone   303 376-4800

  Web Site  www.denverzoo.org

  Description  over 750 species, more than 4000 animals, Primate Panorama,

                    Predator ridge, Tropical Discovery, Wild Encounters

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:  3/19/2006

 
 

 

  CO

  Pueblo

  Pueblo Zoo

  3455 Nuckolls Avenue

  Pueblo  CO   81005    

  Phone   719 561-1452

  Web Site  http://www.pueblozoo.org/

  Description  300 animals, 110 species, Ecocenter, Herpetarium, Pioneer Farm

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:  12/13/2005

 
Connecticut
Bridgeport
Beardsley Zoo
1875 Noble Avenue
Bridgeport CT  06610
Phone 203 394-6565
Web Site http://www.beardsleyzoo.org/
Description 52 acres, only zoo in state, 120 species of North and South American animals, New England farmyard
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

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  CT

  Goshen

  Action Wildlife

  337 Torrington Road, Rte 4

  Goshen      CT           06756    

  Phone 860 482-4465

  Web  http://www.actionwildlife.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@actionwildlife.org

  Description  116 acre facility with 31 species, petting zoo, drive through safari,

  Type of Resource  Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  Collection: Taxidermy

  New or Updated                                    2/5/2006

 
  DC
Washington
National Zoological Park
3001 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington DC 20008
Phone 202 673-4721
Alt Phone 202 673-4800
Web Site www.si.edu/organiza/museums/zoo/homepage
Description currently best known for pandas, Amazonia, Komodo Dragons
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  Delaware
Wilmington
Brandywine Zoo
1001 North Park Drive
Wilmington DE 19802
Phone 302 571-7788
Web Site http://www.destateparks.com/wilmsp/zoo/
E-mail mailto:eberlin@state.de.us
Description 12 acre zoo with Siberian tigers, river otters, animals of the Americas and temperate Asia, Andean Condor exhibit
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Owner/Operator: Delaware State Parks
 
  Florida
Gainesville
Santa Fe Community College Teaching Zoo
3000 NW 83rd St
Gainesville FL 32606
Phone 352 395-5604
Web Site http://instsantafe.cc.fl.us/~zoo
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
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  Florida
Gulf Breeze
Zoo & Botanical Gardens
5701 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze FL 32561
Phone 850 932-2229
Web Site www.the-zoo.com
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Field of Study/Science Facility Botanical
  Florida
Jacksonville
Jacksonville Zoological Gardens
8605 Zoo Parkway
Jacksonville FL 32218
Phone 904 757-4463
Web Site www.jaxzoo.org
E-mail mailto:zooinformation@jaxzoo.org
Description "walking safari", 1000 animals including elephants, gorilla, rhinoceros, crocodile
Type of Resource Zoo
  Florida
Lake Buena Vista
Disney's Animal Kingdom
PO Box 10000
Lake Buena Vista FL 32830
Phone 407 939-6361
Web Site www.disney.com
Description a theme park with live animals
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 

  FL

  Loxahatchee

  Lion Country Safari

  2003 Lion Country Safari Road

  Loxahatchee  FL   33470    

  Phone   561 793-1084

  Web Site  www.lioncountrysafari.com

  E-mail  mailto:sales@lioncountrysafari.com

  Description  drive through zoo with 7 sections -Las Pampas,Ruaha, Kalahari, Gir

                    Forest, Gorongosa, Serengeti, Hwange; entertainment area

  Type of Resource  Zoo

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Kind of Activity  Amusement Park

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Wildlife

  New or Updated:  5/31/2006

 
 

  FL

  Melbourne

  Brevard Zoo

  8225 N Wickham Road

  Melbourne  FL   32940    

  Phone  321 254-9453

  Web Site  www.brevardzoo.org

  Description  Expedition Africa, kayak trip, train ride, Paws On Animal Study Zone,

                    Animal Encounters

  Type of Resource  Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:  5/18/2006

 
  Florida
Miami
Miami Metrozoo
12400 SW 152nd Street
Miami FL 33177
Phone 305 251-0400
Web Site www.miamimetrozoo.org
Description Monorail, Wings of Asia, Asian river Life
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  Florida
Naples
Evergreen Gardens, The Zoo in Naples
1590 Goodlette-Frank Road N
Naples FL 34102
Phone
941 262 5409
Web Site
www.napleszoo.com
Description
Type of Resource
Zoo
Nature of Group or Site
Animals

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  Florida
Sanford
Central Florida Zoological Park
3755 NW US Highway 17/92
Mail: PO Box 470309 Lake Monroe 32747
Sanford FL 32747
Phone
407 323-4450
Web Site www.centralfloridazoo.org
E-mail mailto:cenflzoo@totcon.com
Description boardwalk trail, large and small cats, herpetarium, 21 acre zoo in larger park
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
  Florida
Sarasota
Sarasota-Bradenton Children's Zoo
7512 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota  FL 34243
Phone 941 360-8315
Web Site http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:lGITVQF2ThMJ:www.monomania.c
om/sda/images/SDA-News-Winter-2002.pdf+Sarasota-
Bradenton+Children's+Zoo&hl=en&lr=lang_en&ie=UTF-8

Alt Web http://www.nwfdailynews.com/today/news8.html
Description CLOSED
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
New or Updated: 06/29/2003
  Florida
Tallahassee
Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural Science
3945 Museum Drive
Tallahassee FL 32310
Phone 850 576-1636
Alt Phone 850 575-8684
Web Site http://tallahasseemuseum.org/index1.htm
E-mail mailto:rdaws@tallahasseemuseum.org
Description collection of historic buildings share grounds with native Florida habitat zoo
Type of Resource Zoo
Primary Focus Building Collection
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  Florida
Tampa
Lowry Park Zoological Society
7530 North Boulevard
Tampa FL 33604
Phone 813 933-0245
Web Site http://www.lowryparkzoo.com/
E-mail info@lowryparkzoo.com
Description Manatee and Aquatic Center, Florida Wildlife center, Children's Village
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

Florida
West Palm Beach
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
1301 Summit Boulevard
West Palm Beach FL 33405
Phone 561 533-0687
Web Site www.palmbeachzoo.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

 
  Georgia
Albany
Chehaw Wild Animal Park
105 Chehaw Park Road
Albany GA 31701
Phone 229 430-7603
Web Site www.parksatchehaw.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Field of Study/Science Facility Wildlife
 
  Georgia
Atlanta
Zoo Atlanta
800 Cherokee Ave SE
Atlanta GA 30315
Phone 404 624-5678
Web Site www.zooatlanta.org
Description Ford African Rain Forest, Monkeys of Makokou, Masai Mara
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

  GA
 
Dahlonega
 
Chestatee Wildlife Preserve
 
Old Dahlonega Highway
 
Dahlonega  GA
 
Phone
 
Web Site  http://www.chestateewildlifepreserve.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@chestateewildlifepreserve.org
 
Description  20 acres with 100 animals, mostly North American, also serves as a                         rescue facility
 
Type of Resource  Zoo
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Wildlife
 
New or Updated:  08/19/2003

 
  Hawaii
Honolulu
Honolulu Zoo
151 Kapahulu Avenue
Honolulu HI 96815
Phone 808 971-7174
Web Site www.honoluluzoo.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  Hawaii
Waimanalo
Sea Life Park
41-202 Kalanianaole Highway
Waimanalo HI  96795
Phone
808 259-7933
Web Site
http://www.sealifeparkhawaii.com/
Toll Free 866 365-7446
E-mail mailto:slpreservations@aol.com
Alt Web http://www.hawaiiweb.com/html/sea_life_park.html
Description 300,000 gallon Hawaiian reef Aquarium, green seas turtles, dolphins, seabird and seal rehabilitation
Type of Resource Zoo
Primary Focus Entertainment
Nature of Group or Site Aquarium
 
 

  IA

  Davenport

  Fejervary Children's Zoo

  Fejervary Park

  West 12th Street

  Davenport                    IA

  Phone   563 326-7812

  Web Site  http://www.cityofdavenportiowa.com/leisure/parks/fej.htm

  Description  Child-oriented zoo with small animals to handle and feed

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Primary Focus  Children

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:              1/2/2006

Iowa
Des Moines
Blank Park Zoo
7401 SW 9th Street
Des Moines IA  50315
Phone 515 285-4722
Web Site www.blanparkzoo.com
Alt Web www.des-moines.ia.us/zoo/
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

 
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