TITLE

Ebony Escapes! talks to the animals

AUTHOR(S)
Allman-Baldwin, Lysa
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
New York Amsterdam News;5/17/2007, Vol. 98 Issue 21, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on various zoos in the U.S. The San Diego Zoo is located in San Diego, California. Its mission is to be an educational and recreational organization dedicated to the protection and exhibition of animals, plants and their habitats. The Denver Zoo is located in Denver, Colorado. Exhibits in the zoo include Tropical Discovery, a rainforest under glass, and Northern Shores, home of polar bears.
ACCESSION #
25246074

 

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