A precious and unique environment.

These islands are home to many diverse species. We’re working closely with conservation partners to protect species from deforestation and restore essential habitats.

Chester Zoo team in the field
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Gerado in Madagascar
Without amphibians many other animals will struggle to survive.

Lending a hand in Mauritius

The skills our staff have developed at the zoo have been crucial in saving critically endangered bird species on this beautiful island; spending months at a time helping to hand rear some of the islands most vulnerable species, like the Mauritius cuckoo-shrike.

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