Oregon Zoo Honored

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Oregon Zoo received two prestigious at the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ annual conference, Wednesday. “These awards are the highest honors in the zoo and aquarium world,” said Kim Smith, Oregon Zoo Director. The Oregon Zoo and its conservation partner Northwest Trek earned top honors in the category for the collaborative … Continue reading »

Oregon Zoo Welcomes Baby Elephant

PORTLAND, Ore. — There’s a new kid on the block at the Oregon Zoo. Rose-Tu, the Zoo’s 18-year-old Asian elephant, gave birth to a 300-pound female calf at the Oregon Zoo at 2:17 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 30. “We’re all delighted at the arrival of Rose-Tu’s new calf,” said Kim Smith, Oregon Zoo director. “The … Continue reading »