June 2, 2017
‘Just a hop, skip and a swim away’ GNB Voc-Tech partners with zoo for new exhibit
Source: ‘Just a hop, skip and a swim away’ GNB Voc-Tech partners with zoo for new exhibit
“We wanted to ensure the first exhibit we opened was of world-class status,” Zoo Director Keith Lovett said. “We want to showcase to the community what we are capable of creating here at the zoo and what the community can expect in the future.” Source: Buttonwood Park Zoo gives sneak peek of new exhibit
Source: Buttonwood Park Zoo joins effort to save endangered porpoise The Buttonwood Park Zoo is among more than 100 Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) members to pledge over $1 million toward the emergency rescue of the vaquita porpoise, the world’s most endangered marine mammal. The $5,000 donation by Buttonwood Park Zoo was donated through […]
Source: Students make mark at United Way’s Youth Day of Caring If anyone tries to tell you today’s kids Don’t Care, don’t believe ’em for a minute. All over SouthCoast, there are plenty of students going Good Things. And nowhere was that more evident than at last Friday’s Youth Day of Caring, an annual initiative […]
Source: Meet Buttonwood Park Zoo’s 3 new NEW BEDFORD — Buttonwood Park Zoo has become home to three North American river otter pups. The furry creatures, born in March to zoo resident Dani, are getting acclimated to their surroundings and learning how to swim, the zoo said in a news release. Zoo Director Keith Lovett […]
Source: Otter-ly adorable! Buttonwood Park Zoo welcomes river otter pups Buttonwood Park Zoo welcomed three North American river otter pups on March 17. The pups are getting acclimated to their surroundings and are learning to swim.