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www.stlzoo.org/about/whyzoosmatter

Why Zoos Matter. How many people do you know who are passionate about the work they do? We are! At the Saint Louis Zoo, we care about animals and their ...

teacher.scholastic.com/scholasticnews/indepth/endangered_species/background/index.asp?article=zoos

Zoos do much more than provide recreation, however. They teach people about the importance of nature. They provide scientists with opportunities to study wild ...

www.theguardian.com/science/lost-worlds/2014/aug/19/why-zoos-are-good

Aug 19, 2014 ... Modern zoos are much more than a collection of animals and more important than ever.

bowmanvillezoo.com/importanceofzoos

Zoos play an important part in education, recreation, and conservation. Every year, thousands of people come to the Bowmanville Zoo to see animals from Africa ...

www.jamesborrell.com/8-reasons-that-zoos-are-critically-important-for-conservation

Jun 20, 2016 ... For me, this is the single most important role zoos can play. Incidentally, it's the same for botanic gardens too, but no-one seems to care about ...

www.zoo.org.au/news/five-facts-about-good-zoos

Oct 1, 2015 ... Each day passionate staff in good zoos care for wildlife, many of ... level, from prep to year 12 about the importance of conservation and wildlife.

bemusedbackpacker.com/2016/02/15/why-zoos-are-an-important-part-of-responsible-wildlife-tourism

Feb 15, 2016 ... Zoos are an often contentious part of the responsible wildlife tourism debate, with those who are against all animal captivity on one side and ...

www.quora.com/What-role-do-zoos-play-in-modern-society

The main importance of zoos is their ability to educate visitors and impart a connection to wild animals. If no one had ever been amazed by the sight of a polar ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/zoo

Jul 22, 2011 ... The first zoo in the United States opened in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1874. The Philadelphia Zoo remains one of the most important zoos ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/how-do-zoos-help-endangered-animals

There are more to zoos than putting animals on display.