Central Floridians are invited to celebrate the holidays at Brevard Zoo with Holiday Happenings, an annual series of events presented by the Zoo’s corporate sponsors.
Brevard Zoo has a new team member in Ysella Yoder, who has been appointed manager of development operations. Yoder comes to the Zoo with a wealth of experience in project management and a passion for conservation.
Brevard Zoo welcomed 5,200-pound, 16-year-old Frankie earlier this month. The southern white rhinoceros came from a private facility in central Florida.
Brevard Zoo welcomed a newborn giraffe on Friday, October 19. The little one, a male, was born six feet tall and weighed 158 pounds. The as-yet-unnamed calf arrived around 5:15 a.m., entering the world feet-first.
Brevard Zoo’s Sea Turtle Healing Center is caring for nearly 300 green and loggerhead sea turtle “washbacks” pushed ashore when Hurricane Leslie disrupted their habitat.
Guacamole became the first adult green sea turtle released by Brevard Zoo’s Sea Turtle Healing Center. A crowd of hundreds gathered to watch the 200-plus-pound reptile wade her way into the ocean.
Brevard Zoo guests have a few more days to see their friends at Butterflies and the Magic of Nature. The exhibit, which opened on Saturday, May 26, will close on Sunday, September 30.
Aptly named, 200-pound Guacamole will become the first adult green sea turtle released by Brevard Zoo’s Sea Turtle Healing Center on Monday, September 24.
The Space Coast’s sick and injured marine reptiles are in good hands with Shanon Gann, Brevard Zoo’s new sea turtle program manager.