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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.


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    MS
 
Jackson
 
Jackson Zoological Park
 
2918 West Capitol Street
 
Jackson  MS  39209    
 
Phone  601 352-2581
 
Web Site  http://www.jacksonzoo.com/
 
E-mail  mailto:http://www.jacksonzoo.com/(Empty%20Reference!)
 
Description  350 animals, 130 species
 
Type of Resource  Zoo
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
New or Updated:  08/18/2003

 

  MT

  Billings

  ZooMontana

  2100 S Shiloh Road

  Billings  MT   59106    

  Phone  406 652-8100

  Web Site www.zoomontana.org

  Description  North American, Siberian Tiger, Red Panda, Homestead Area with

                    Children's Zoo, 3 Gardens

  Type of Resource  Zoo

  Primary Focus Gardens

  Nature of Group or Site Animals

  Field of Study/Science Facility Wildlife

  New or Updated:  10/17/2006

 
  North Carolina
Asheboro
North Carolina Zoological Park
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro NC 27205
Phone
336 879-7000
Web Site www.nczoo.org
Description Forest Edge, Forest Glade, African Pavilion
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 

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North Dakota
Bismarck
Dakota Zoo
Sertomea Park, Riverside Park Road
PO Box 711
Bismarck ND 58502
Phone
701 223-7543
Web Site http://www.ndtourism.com/regions/west/WestZoo.html
Description 500 animals in 125 species, tram
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site  Animals

North Dakota
Fargo
Red River Zoo
4229 21st Avenue SW
I-94 & I-29
Fargo ND 58104
Phone
701 277-9240
Web Site http://www.redriverzoo.org/
Description 300 animals, 75 species -- still being developed on 33 acre former farm, 7 acres completed to date
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

North Dakota
Minot
Roosevelt Park Zoo
1219 Burdick Expressway East
PO Box 538
Minot ND 58702
Phone
701 857-4166
Web Site www.rpzoo.com
Description 200 animals & birds
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

North Dakota
Wahpeton
Chahinkapa Zoo
PO Box 490
Wahpeton ND 58074
Phone
701 642-8709
Web Site www.wahpchamber.com
Description 60 species, petting zoo, Native American Learning center, carousel
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

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  Nebraska
Gering
Riverside Zoo
1600 S Beltline Hwy W
Gering NE 69361
Phone
308 632 2971
Web Site www.riversidezoo.org
Description
Type of Resource
Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 

  NE

  Lincoln

  Folsom Children's Zoo & Botanical Gardens

  1222 S 27th Street

  Lincoln  NE  68502    

  Phone   402 475-6741

  Web Site  www.lincolnzoo.org

  Description  300 animals on 19 acres in the hear of town

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Botanical

  New or Updated: 2/8/2005
 

Nebraska
Omaha
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
3701 S 10th Street
Omaha NE 68107
Phone
402 733-8401
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 

  NE

  Scottsbluff

  Riverside Zoo

  1600 S Beltline Hwy W

  Scottsbluff   NE  69361    

  Phone   308 632 2971

  Web Site  www.riversidezoo.org

  E-mail  mailto:tfrench@city.scottsbluff.org

  Description  23 acres, chimps, moose, lions, red pandas, aviary, petting zoo

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:  1/27/2005

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    NJ
 
Cape May Court House
 
Cape May County Park & Zoo
 
4 Moore Road - DN 801
 
Cape May Court House  NJ  08210    
 
Phone   609 465-5271
 
Web Site  http://www.co.cape-may.nj.us/Cit-e-Access/webpage.cfm?TID=5&TPID=442
 
Alt Web  http://www.gwcoc.com/Website/attracts/park&zoo.htm
 
Description  80 acres with 200 species & 550 animals, World of Birds, African Savanna,                     Reptiles & Amphibians
 
Type of Resource   Zoo
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
New or Updated:  12/16/2003

New Jersey
Jackson
Six Flags Wild Safari
Route 537
Jackson NJ 08527
Phone
732 928-1821
Web Site http://www.sixflags.com/parks/wildsafari/ParkInfo/index.asp
Description drive-through animal park, adjacent to theme park
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

  NJ
 
Paramus
 
Bergen County Zoological Park
 
216 Forest Avenue
 
Paramus  NJ  07652  
 
Phone   201 262-3771
 
Web Site  http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/parks/Parks/Zoo.htm
 
Description  19th century farmyard, train ride, pony rides
 
Type of Resource   Zoo
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
Owner/Operator:  Bergen County
 
New or Updated:  2/2/2004

  NJ
  Sussex
  Space Farms Zoo & Museum
 
Route 519
  Sussex NJ  07461   
 
Phone  973 875-5800
  Web Site  http://www.spacefarms.com/
  Description  500 animals in 100 species, 11 buildings of varied collections including                         toys, miniature circus, antique cars, motorcycles & horse drawn vehicles,
 
Type of Resource  Zoo
  Nature of Group or Site  Animals
  Collection A-F  Arms
  Collection G-M  Models
  Collection N-Z  Vehicles
  New or Updated:  07/25/2003

   
   
  New Mexico
Alamogordo
Alameda Park Zoo
1376 9th Street
Alamogordo NM 88310
Phone 505 439-4290
Web Site www.ci.alamogordo.nm.us
Alt Web http://www.alamogordo.com/zoo.html
Description 7 acre zoo with 90 species, 300 animals
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
New or Updated: 04/14/2003

New Mexico
Albuquerque
Albuquerque Biological Park
903 10th Street SW
Albuquerque NM 87102
Phone 505 764-6200
Web Site www.cabq.gov/biopark
Alt Web www.nmzoosociety.org
Description zoo, aquarium, botanic garden all on one site
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
New or Updated: 04/14/2003

  NM
 
Albuquerque
 
Rio Grande Zoo
 
903 Tenth St SW
 
Albuquerque     NM
 
Phone   505 764-6200
 
Web Site  http://www.cabq.gov/biopark/zoo/ - general
 
Description  over 1000 animals, tropical America, Gator Swamp, Naked Mole Rats
 
Type of Resource   Zoo
 
Nature of Group or Site  Animals
 
New or Updated:      5/13/2004

New Mexico
Roswell
Spring River Park & Zoo
1306 East College Boulevard
Atkinson & East College
Roswell NM 88201
Phone
505 624-6760
Web Site www.nmculture.org/cgi-bin/instview.cgi?_recordnum=SPRZ
Description zoo, youth fishing lake, miniature train, carousel, prairie dog town, Longhorn Ranch, Children's Zoo
Type of Resource Zoo
Building Type Carousel
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
   
 
  New York
Binghampton
Ross Park Zoo
185 Park Avenue
Binghampton NY 13903
Phone
607 724-5461
Web Site www.rossparkzoo.com
Description
Type of Resource
Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  New York
Bronx
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservation Park
2300 Southern Boulevard
Bronx NY 10460
Phone 718 367-1010
Alt Phone 718 220-5100
Web Site www.wcs.org
Description monorail, Jungle World, children's zoo, African Plains
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

New York
Brooklyn
Prospect Park Zoo
450 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11225
Phone 718 399-7333
Web Site www.wcs.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

 
   
 

  NY

  Buffalo

  Buffalo Zoological Gardens

  300 Parkside Avenue

  Buffalo                  NY           14214    

  Phone   716 837-3900

  Web Site  www.buffalozoo.org

  Description  Lowland Gorilla Tropical Forest, Reptile House, Habicats lions and tigers

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:           11/20/2005
 

  NY

  Corona

  Queens Wildlife Center (Zoo)

  53-51 111th Street

  Corona                        NY           11358    

  Phone   718 271-1500

  Web Site  www.wcs.org

  Alt Web  http://nyckidsarts.org/orgs/one?org_id=405&borough=&discipline=&keyword=&search_p=t&o

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  Description  animals in nature settings on 11 acres of the site for the 1939 & 64 Worlds Fairs

  Type of Resource   Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:           12/11/2005

 
New York
Millbrook
Trevor Zoo
Millbrook School Road
Millbrook NY 12545
Phone 845 677-3704
Web Site www.trevorzoo.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
Field of Study/Science Facility Wildlife
 
  New York
New York
Central Park Wildlife Conservation Center
830 Fifth Avenue
New York NY 10021
Phone 212 439-6500
Alt Phone 212 439-6513
Web Site http://wcs.org/home/zoos/centralpark/about
Alt Web www.wcs.org
Description small zoo in Central Park
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  New York
Rochester
Seneca Park Zoo
2222 Saint Paul Street
Rochester NY 14621
Phone 585 266-6591
Web Site www.senecazoo.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals

  NY

  Staten Island

  Staten Island Zoo

  614 Broadway

  Staten Island  NY  10310    

  Phone   718 442-3100

  Web Site www.statenislandzoo.org

  Description  Reptiles, large rattlesnake collection aquarium

  Type of Resource  Zoo

  Nature of Group or Site Animals

  Research   Library

  New or Updated:  8/20/2006

 
   
  New York
Syracuse
Rosamund Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
One Conservation Place
Syracuse NY 13204
Phone 315 435-8512
Web Site www.rosamondgiffordzoo.org
Description tamarin, red panda, clouded leopard, Asian elephant, lemurs, red wolf, Andean condor, bog turtle, snails, more
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
  New York
Utica
Utica Zoo
99 Steele Hill Road
Utica NY 13501
Phone 315 738-0472
Web Site www.uticazoo.org
Description
Type of Resource Zoo
Nature of Group or Site Animals
 
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