In the News - Aquarium Conservation Partnership

In the News

Category: Aquarium Conservation Partnership

2018: New Exhibits , Animal Births and Conservation Milestones at the Zoo

Exciting things were happening at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in 2018, including the first phase of Asian Highlands, animal births and conservation milestones. Below is a recap of some of the big events that happened at Omaha’s Zoo and Aquarium the past year: 10 – Omaha Zoo Railroad Celebrates 50th Anniversary  In July, the Omaha Zoo Railroad celebrated its 50th anniversary. The Railroad’s official Golden Spike dedication ceremony took place on July... Read More
Posted by Michelle Meisinger at Friday, Dec 21, 2018

Omaha's Zoo Joins 21 Aquariums Across the Country for ACP First Steps Campaign

Twenty-two top aquariums across the United States – including Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium – have already eliminated 5 million straws in their coordinated campaign to reduce sources of plastic pollution. Now they’re upping their game by encouraging individuals, businesses and cities around the country to cut back on single-use plastic—starting with plastic straws—by Earth Day 2019.  Banding together in a joint #FirstStep to plastic-free... Read More
Posted by Michelle Meisinger at Thursday, Nov 1, 2018