Our Purpose

We conserve, and protect Wildlife

Can you imagine using the latest advances in science and technology to help rescue endangered species from the brink of extinction? We can.

At Orlando Zoo's Institute for Conservation Research, we are committed to generating, sharing, and applying scientific knowledge vital to the conservation of animals, plants, and habitats worldwide.

Biodiversity is the theme that unites our work, and scientific innovation is the way we achieve our success. We are the science of saving species.We are the largest zoo-based multidisciplinary research effort in the world. Our more than 150 dedicated scientists carry out research vital to the conservation of animals, plants, and habitats in over 35 countries worldwide.

Our approach is to first identify the most significant problems for conservation and restoration of endangered species, and then to apply the most innovative and creative science possible to solving them.

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New Upcoming Event!

New Event Orlando Zoo

21st Annual Photo Day

Presented jointly by Paul's Photo and the Greater Orlando Zoo Association, Orlando Zoo Photo Day is a fantastic opportunity for film and digital shutterbugs of all levels of expertise. .

Opening Date

November 7 2010

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Orlando Zoo Members

Get Up Close and Personal

Enjoy may benefits that Orlando Zoo offers. You can be a part of us and do fun stuff such as feeding the animals, behind the scenes tours, guided safaris and much more!

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