AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums enhance local and regional economies,
collectively generating $16 billion in annual economic activity and supporting
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS acknowledges, "That zoos
serve a demonstratable purpose in the long term benefit of animals." (HSUS)
Aug 19, 2014 ... Modern zoos are much more than a collection of animals and more ... Sure there
is always scope for improvement, but these benefits are critical ...
Aug 3, 2010 ... The truth is that good zoos are more important today than they've ever ... care, but
they also need to make sure there is a conservation benefit.".
Specifically, the study will evaluate the measurable psychological and
physiological health benefits that interacting with stingrays and sharks has on
Apr 15, 2014 ... Bringing kids to the zoo has many benefits for the family. It's a well deserved day
out for the both parents and children, a great chance to bond, ...
Mar 31, 2014 ... Zoos argue that they save endangered species and educate the public, but
animal rights activists believe the costs outweigh the benefits, and ...
Zoos are quick to tell visitors how relationships with programmes in the field can
benefit the field organisations themselves, but discuss what zoos gain from this ...
Apr 15, 2009 ... Dear EarthTalk: Do zoos have serious programs to save endangered species,
besides putting a few captives on display for everyone to see?
Jul 31, 2013 ... UC Study Shows Zoo's Total Economic Impact of $143 Million ... “Our analysis
shows that the Zoo produces substantial benefits for the regional ...