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Connect Magazine

Connect magazine is your window to the professional zoo and aquarium world. Each month, the magazine features fascinating stories that explore trends, educational initiatives, member achievements and conservation efforts.

Read the current issue of Connect magazine.  

Want to Contribute?

Regular updates in Significant Efforts in Conservation, Member News, and Exhibits, make Connect a must read for anyone interested in exploring the latest news from accredited zoos and aquariums in the United States, Canada and around the world. Here's how to contribute articles, announcements, and photographs to Connect.

Advertise in Connect

If you're looking to reach the zoo and aquarium market with your product or service, Connect magazine offers a market penetration that is unequaled. With a readership of 12,000 zoo and aquarium professionals around the country, all the key decision makers in the community will see your ad.

Here's how to advertise in Connect.

AZA Flag

AZA-accredited Institutions receive a flag with the AZA logo to fly at the entrance. If your Institution's flag has seen better days, order an AZA replacement flag online now (credit card payments; AZA-accredited Institutions only), or download an AZA Flag order form (PDF) (check payments; AZA-accredited Institutions only).

AZA Photo Contest

Got a great photograph? Are you employed by or volunteering at an AZA-accredited zoo or aquarium? Consider entering the AZA Photo Contest. The deadline for the 2016 Photo Contest is September 15, 2016. Take a look at the winners of last year's contest featured in the December issue of Connect Magazine.

 To download a complete PDF of the most recent Connect magazines, click here.


Conference Proceedings

Selected Proceedings are Available Online in PDF.