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.
Elementary schoolchildren are invited to explore the history of Florida wildlife and animal adaptations as part of this year’s winter break camps at Brevard Zoo.
Brevard Zoo is working diligently with Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) to provide a permanent home for bears who cannot remain in their natural habitat due to unfortunate circumstances.
The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is saddened to announce the loss of their resident male Baringo, commonly known as Rothschild, giraffe, Emba.
Everyone in Brevard looks forward to Jazzoo, the Zoo’s most exciting, vibrant and energetic annual event set for Saturday, Nov. 3. For one price, take in live bands, unlimited food from local restaurants and food trucks, bottomless drinks from multiple open bars, a cigar lounge and sports bar broadcasting the evening’s hottest games.
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.
Floridians are invited to challenge themselves while saving some cash at Treetop Trek this fall.
The Space Coast’s sick and injured marine reptiles are in good hands with Shanon Gann, Brevard Zoo’s new sea turtle program manager.
A north Sulawesi babirusa born at Brevard Zoo on Saturday, August 4 is delighting keepers with his gentle, inquisitive demeanor.
A collaboration among the Brevard Zoo, the University of Central Florida, University of Florida and volunteers from Northrop Grumman Corp. is exploring innovative ways to integrate expertise and technology to help local sea turtle researchers collect detailed data.
Whether they’re covered in scales, spikes, scutes or slime, all species deserve their moment in the sun.
Velma Jane Jacobs (Sherdon Moore) Sterner was born on September 4, 1925, in Toledo, Ohio to Ernst and Margaret Jacobs. She passed away on July 17, 2018, at 92 years of age.
The ancient Japanese art of bonsai is returning to Brevard Zoo. Bonsai Weekend, organized by the Bonsai Society of Brevard, is slated to run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on August 11 and 12 in the Zoo’s Nyami Nyami River Lodge.
Brevard Zoo is inviting Floridians to make the most of their summer with $5 general admission on Friday, July 6.
Figment, a juvenile green sea turtle rehabilitated by Brevard Zoo’s Sea Turtle Healing Center, will be released on Monday (July 2) at 4 p.m. at Spessard Holland South Beach Park in Melbourne Beach. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.