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Chester Zoo Bioblitz

28th August 2014

As well as the exotic animals in our collection Chester Zoo is home to a whole host of amazing native animals, birds and plants, and we need your help finding them all!

International Orangutan Day 2014

19th August 2014

It’s International Orangutan Day (Tue 19 August) – the perfect time to tell you all about our Go Orange for Orangutans campaign, why we’re joining in with conservation organisations around the world to help raise the profile of orangutans, and how you can act too!

Update from the Pantanal

15th August 2014

We have received another update from our partners, the Lowland Tapir Conservation team based in Brazil, following on from their last update... 

Working in Nigeria

12th August 2014

We asked Dr Buba, project manager of the Gashaka Biodiversity Project, to tell us more about the project and the vital work it’s doing to protect wildlife in Nigeria's largest National Park.

We do like to be beside the sea...

8th August 2014

Chester Zoo biodiversity trainee's organised a fun-filled event as part of Cheshire Wildlife Trust's Living Seas campaign.

Cameroon-Nigeria chimpanzee

7th August 2014

Our Gashaka Biodiversity Project is working hard to protect the endangered Cameroon-Nigeria chimpanzee and the other species that share the forest...

Balls to Extinction

4th August 2014

Chester Zoo has teamed up with Everton in the Community to raise vital funds for Act for Wildlife and the Gashaka Biodiversity Project (GBP).

Protecting Nigeria's wonderful wildlife

1st August 2014

We've got another video to share with you from our Gashaka Biodiversity Project in Nigeria. Discover more about the different species that can be found in Nigeria's largest National Park.

Rare parrot has been given a new ‘endangered’ status

24th July 2014

A rare parrot has been given a new ‘endangered’ status after a group of researchers from Chester Zoo headed to South America to track down and learn more about the species.

Nigeria's wonderful wildlife

22nd July 2014

Our Gashaka Biodiversity Project is working to save wildlife habitats in Nigeria’s largest National Park:  Gashaka Gumti National Park.   Take a look at some of the magnificent wildlife living within the forest...

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