Institute News

October 10, 2016

Five of Hawaii’s Critically Endangered Crows Being Prepared for Release.

 

A group of ‘Alalā chicks were given thorough medical exams last week at San...

October 04, 2016

More than 100 local mountain yellow-legged frogs (MYLF) will be making the San Bernardino Mountains their home after San Diego Zoo Global and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reintroduced the large group into...

September 13, 2016

A study released this week (Sept. 12, 2016) is shedding new light on how scientists evaluate polar bear diet and weight loss during their fasting season. On average, a polar bear loses up to 30 percent of its...

September 07, 2016

As conservationists work to recover endangered species populations, taking individuals that are maintained and protected under human care and reintroducing them into the wild, it becomes apparent that there is a...

September 01, 2016

Twenty Years of Headstarting Program Boosts Survival of Species in the Wild

The population of the critically endangered Jamaican iguana is on the rise, thanks in...

July 29, 2016

One month after 50 endangered Pacific pocket mice were released into Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, reintroducing the species into its historic range, scientists and researchers from San Diego Zoo Global...

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