CONNECT Magazine September 2011

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CONNECT is our monthly magazine for members. You'll find feature articles and member news - including exhibit openings and important conservation achievements. 

Choose the Ditch 

Two Perspectives on Advocacy and Education (Members Only) 

Program Animals (Members Only)

Growing Collaborations for Global Change Education (Members Only) 

Serving on the Conservation Education Committee (Members Only)


The Role of Zoos and Aquariums in Education for Sustainability in Schools (Members Only) 

On The Cover 
Woodland Park Zoo has two ball pythons in its collection that are used as program animals.  Native to Africa, the pythons have infrared sensing pits in their heads and curl up in a ball when they are stressed or frightened - hence their name. 

Ball Python © Ryan Hawk, Woodland Park Zoo 

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