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  1. Tropical Manaus Zoo

    Tropical Manaus Zoo


    by Mary Marcussen Published January 17 2008

    Open since 1976, the Tropical Manaus Zoo consists of approximately 100 native species of Amazonian fauna, housed in more than 20,000 square meters of the grounds of the Hotel Tropical in Manuas, Amazonas, Brazil. The property is strategically located...

  2. Anteater Cantina

    Anteater Cantina

    Case Study

    by Margaret Middleton Published April 28 2010

    The Anteater Cantina is a docent station at Roger Williams Park Zoo. It was developed in celebration of the arrival of the newest star of the Tropical America exhibition, a 7-foot long giant anteater named Johei. Visitors entering Tropical America...

  3. Belize Zoo

    Belize Zoo


    by Justine Roberts Published January 10 2011

    In Belize many of the environment education and exhibition projects are the project of a private business or (often) expat American or Canadian. The Botanic Gardens, Butterfly Houses, Natural History Museum, Iguana Breeding and Education Center, and...

  4. African Forest

    African Forest


    by Jennifer Murphy Chapman Published June 27 2011

    While I was in Houston for this year’s American Association of Museums’ annual meeting, I ducked out to visit the Houston Zoo and see their new African Forest exhibition. I’d heard a lot about the $40 million dollar 6.5 acre project, and wanted...