Indianapolis Zoo (United States)
Indianapolis Zoo - United States
The Indianapolis Zoo in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States, first opened to the public in 1964. Its current home in White River State Park was opened in 1988 with a size of 64 acres (260,000 m2). The zoo hosts about 1.4 million visitors each year and plays a role in worldwide conservation and research, including accomplishing the world’s first successful artificial insemination of an African elephant. The Indianapolis Zoo is the only institution accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and the American Association of Museums as a zoo, an aquarium, and as a botanical garden. The zoo is a private non-profit organization, receiving no tax support and is supported entirely by membership fees, admissions, donations, sales, grants, and an annual fundraiser.The Indianapolis Zoo's stated mission is "to inspire local and global communities to celebrate, protect, and preserve our natural world through conservation, education, and research, and by providing an enriching and wondrous environment for our visitors and the animals in our care." INSERT_OR_UPDATE GAEA 8290156 Scrapped Wikipedia 2162 en N 1 N Islamabad Zoo - Pakistan N N "Islamabad Zoo (Urdu: ????? ???? ?? ???? ???), previously Marghazar Zoo, is a developing zoo in Islamabad Capital Territory. It was opened in 1978. It is under the administration of Capital Development Authority of Pakistan.
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Official site: http://www.indyzoo.com/
Subscription: AZA, AAM