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Community Conservation Initiative Benefits People, Nature, and the Cross River GorillaThursday October 13, 2022
The Wilder Institute has expanded their number of community conservation programs to five with the addition of the Cross River Gorilla Initiative in Nigeria.
The endangered northern leopard frog just got a big leap towards recovery!Thursday August 18, 2022
Over the last couple of months, a team of amphibian heroes have been helping the endangered northern leopard frog rediscover its home in western Canada.
New State-of-the-Art Archibald Biodiversity Centre is a Dream Come True for Species-at-RiskTuesday June 28, 2022
Starting today, the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo’s newest conservation facility, the Archibald Biodiversity Centre (ABC), is home to iconic species-at-risk.
20 Endangered Burrowing Owls Have Been Returned to the WildFriday May 20, 2022
20 head-started burrowing owls have been released to the wild by the Wilder Institute.
Creating a Brighter Future for Endangered Species in 2022Thursday February 10, 2022
From charming rodents to elusive insects, the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo’s conservation programs are building hope for biodiversity.
Global Launch PartyThursday December 2, 2021
For more than 30-years, the Calgary Zoo has led critical wildlife conservation work through the Calgary Zoo, its rural Wildlife Conservation Breeding Centre, as well as across Canada and around...