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**PRESS RELEASE**

November 28, 2012

Zoo works to stem global turtle extinction phenomenon


Gigi Allianic, Caileigh Robertson
206.548.2550 | woodlandparkzoopr@zoo.org

Woodland Park Zoo’s South African lion cubs continue to thrive behind the scenes under the care of 3-year-old mama Adia (ah-DEE-uh). The attached photos were taken Nov. 27. The cubs were born Nov. 8 and mark the first birth of lions at the zoo since 1991.   

Photo Credit: Ryan/Woodland Park Zoo

For video and the latest blog, visit: http://www.zoo.org/lioncubs

Accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, award-winning Woodland Park Zoo is famed for pioneering naturalistic exhibits and setting international standards for zoos in animal care, conservation and education programs. Woodland Park Zoo is helping to save animals and their habitats in the Pacific Northwest and around the world. By inspiring people to care and act, Woodland Park Zoo is making a difference in our planet’s future. For more information, visit www.zoo.org.

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Woodland Park Zoo saves animals and their habitats through conservation leadership and engaging experiences, inspiring people to learn, care and act.

 
 

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