Official Blog of the L.A. Zoo

Learn about exciting Zoo developments, including animal updates, events, expert perspectives, and field reports on our conservation initiatives at the Zoo and around the world.

Something in the Water
Something in the Water

Climate change is familiarizing many of us with the carbon cycle, but nitrogen also makes the rounds.

Water World
Water World

Important advances in water quality science make it possible for Zoo staff to care for an even wider range of aquatic wildlife.“Water quality is the key in caring for fish and amphibians,” explains Curator of Reptiles, Amphibians, and Fish Ian Recchio.

Liquid Gold
Liquid Gold

June conservation observances highlight water, a precious resource around the planet and at the Los Angeles Zoo.