by Jon Coe Greetings zoo friends and thoughtful critics! If you have fifteen minutes have a look at the video below. This is the complete elephant show from Bali Safari & Marine Park, and my long time friends and client, Taman Safari Indonesia. I designed the elephant show venue, including the wrap around water feature with underwater … Continue reading
February’s addition is near and dear to my heart as it’s the PGAV-designed Sea Lion Sound at Saint Louis Zoo. This exhibit won a Significant Achievement Award from the AZA, and features both an underwater viewing tunnel and an immersive theater. Check it out–here!
April’s addition outlines a 2014 renovation and expansion of an existing siamang exhibit at Herberstein Zoo in Austria. The addition provided more indoor space for the animals in winter, when they cannot use their outdoor space. Check it out–here!
January update to ZooLex features the Asian Elephant habitat and historic barn renovation at the Taronga Zoo. Check it out and, as usual, feel free to leave comments below!
I’m a little behind on this addition to our partner site, ZooLex. Apologies. However, go ahead and check out the newest addition, South America Viva at Yorkshire Wildlife Park in England. This is a naturalistic, walk-through exhibit featuring our favorite rodent, the capybara. Other species include agouti, rhea, squirrel monkey and mara. As always, feel … Continue reading
First day of AZA 2014 is complete! It was, as usual, a whirlwind! But I thought I’d share some quick key thoughts that have stuck with me as the day comes to a close: 1. The link between conservation programming and communication to guests needs to be closed. Zoos and aquariums seem to still be … Continue reading
August’s newest gallery addition on ZooLex features a snow leopard exhibit at the Banham Zoo in England. Check it out and as always, leave any commentary below.
Check out this month’s latest addition to the ZooLex exhibit gallery: Wildcat Exhibit at Fasanerie Tierpark, Wiesbaden. Leave comments here if you’ve seen the exhibit!