Minnesota Zoo Announces First Binturong Cub Birth in 35 Years

  The Minnesota Zoo is thrilled to announce its first binturong cub born in 35 years! Born February 12, the cub is doing well in Read More

Monday, February 22, 2016|Behind the Scenes, Tropics Trail|

Horticulture Highlight: The Clustered Fishtail Palm

 A favorite palm along the Tropics Trail is the Clustered Fishtail palm, also known as Caryota mitis, a native tree of Southeast Asia. When looking Read More

Wednesday, February 3, 2016|Horticulture, Tropics Trail|

A Tropical Oasis for All Ages

The Minnesota Zoo is the perfect place to get out of the bitter Minnesota winters and travel to a tropical oasis. From our lush rainforests Read More

Wednesday, January 27, 2016|Tropics Trail, Zoo News|

NEW Titi Monkeys at the Zoo

The Minnesota Zoo is excited to welcome a new primate species! Bolivian Grey Titi (pronounced “tee-tee”) monkeys are now on exhibit along the indoor Tropics Read More

Tuesday, January 12, 2016|Tropics Trail|

Flamingo

During the entire month of November, the Minnesota Zoo​ will be sharing stories of the many rescued and rehabilitated animals that we care for. All Read More

Friday, November 13, 2015|Animal, Animal Rescue, Birds, Tropics Trail|

Lesser Scaup – Bonded Pair

During the entire month of November, the Minnesota Zoo​ will be sharing stories of the many rescued and rehabilitated animals that we care for. All Read More

Tuesday, November 3, 2015|Animal, Animal Rescue, Birds, Tropics Trail|

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    Supporting Research on Critically Endangered White-Cheeked Gibbons

Supporting Research on Critically Endangered White-Cheeked Gibbons

By: Dr. Tara Harris, Vice President for Conservation and Laurie Trechsel, Zoologist with assistance from Dr. Camille Coudrat, Project Anoulak  The Minnesota Zoo is well Read More

Wednesday, January 28, 2015|Conservation, In The Field, Tropics Trail|

Top 10 Tamandua Tid-Bits

It’s World Tamandua Day (11/29) and these lesser anteaters are worth celebrating! Here at the Minnesota Zoo, zookeepers have pooled together and assembled their “Top Read More

Saturday, November 29, 2014|Tropics Trail|