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Alaska Zoo

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The Alaska Zoo has provided a home for orphaned, injured and captive-born animals for over 45 years. We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to promoting the conservation of Arctic, subarctic and like-climate species through education, research and community enrichment. We are proud to offer quality programs and events for all ages.

2017-2018

Honorable Mention

 

Programs by Alaska Zoo

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Arctic Discoveries: Curious Corvids

Curious Corvids allows your group to experience a family of birds known for their curiosity and intelligence. Learn to recognize corvid family members and let the Alaska Zoo ravens and magpies surprise you with their problem-solving skills as...

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Arctic Discoveries: Feline Mountaineers

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Arctic Discoveries: Gray Wolves of Alaska

Wolf packs are incredibly dynamic social groups! This experience will immerse you into the lives of the Alaska Zoo wolf pack. Join us for the unique opportunity to meet a wolf and discover how they interact and communicate.

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Arctic Discoveries: Harbor Seals Dive!

Ever wonder what it takes to survive in the Arctic waters of Alaska? Dive in with our seals and find out how they thrive in cold waters! Gain a front row seat at our underwater viewing area and be immersed in your EdZoocational program with harbor...

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Arctic Discoveries: Moose Mysteries

Moose Mysteries uncovers the mysteries of a giant hooved icon- moose! This EdZoocational program at the Alaska Zoo unveils what it takes to be a mischievous moose in Alaska! The zoo will give you an up-close look at our antlered friends as you...

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Arctic Discoveries: NeighBEARly Bears

NeighBEARly Bears immerses guest into the lives of the Alaska Zoo's brown or black bears to allow participants to discover bears in a way never imagined. This program gives participants a different understanding of bears as survivalists in Alaska...

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Arctic Discoveries: Otterly Awesome

Want to know about our slippery otter friends? In this program you will learn about these amazing aquatic mammals! Learn what river otters eat, where they live, and their unique adaptations and behaviors that make these animals so loved! Fred...

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Arctic Discoveries: Polar Bears 101

Meet the Alaska Zoo's resident polar bears and discover these amazing Arctic icons through an up-close encounter at the polar bear habitat. This Arctic Discoveries experience unveils how these unique animals thrive in an Arctic environment and...

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Arctic Discoveries: Polar Bears and a Changing Climate

Discover why polar bears are facing challenges in their Arctic environment, and how polar bears at the Alaska Zoo provide important insight into wild polar bear research. This program provides participants with a greater understanding of how a...

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Arctic Discoveries: Predators of the Sky

Arctic Discoveries: Predators of the Sky allows you to discover hawks, eagles, owls and more when you embark upon this journey with our feathered friends at the Alaska Zoo. Don't miss this chance to encounter beautiful birds and learn what it...

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Arctic Discoveries: Prickly Porcupines

Discover the truth behind the myths of an adorable Alaskan rodent through a virtual encounter with some of the Alaska Zoo's resident porcupines! Our porcupine ambassadors will amaze you with their awesome adaptations and why they need to be...

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Arctic Discoveries: Snow Cat Conservation

Enjoy one of the Alaska Zoo's frosty feline species, all while discovering how they survive such harsh climates. Canadian Lynx, Snow leopards and Amur tigers are each part of Species Survival Plans to help conserve captive populations and your...

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Arctic Discoveries: Wild Wolverines

The Alaska Zoo Distance Learning program invites you to learn about our weasel friends with a 30-minute live videoconference presentation. Learn about unique wolverine characteristics and their interesting lifestyles that enable them to survive in...

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Arctic Discoveries: Zoo Scene Investigators

Use your sleuthing abilities to help solve animal mysteries! Animals leave behind clues that we can use to solve many wild puzzles. Compare animal tracks, fur and scat from some of our Alaska Zoo animals and find out how to match the clues they...

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More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Science Center/Zoo

Contact

Shannon Ozee   dlearning@alaskazoo.org
4731 O'Malley Road
Anchorage AK 99507
9073416462
United States

http://www.alaskazoo.org/

Primary Disciplines

The programs of Alaska Zoo cover:

Language Arts/English
Mathematics
Sciences
Literacy
Reading
Problem Solving
Standards