Conservation is a priority for AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums and is a key component of their missions. Evolving Accreditation Standards and Board-approved policies support this objective.
Whether saving species on the brink of extinction or ensuring species never reach such a precarious state, visitors can trust that AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums are working hard to protect wildlife and wild habitat for future generations to enjoy.
AZA invites individuals, groups, and families to participate in FrogWatch USA, the Association's citizen science program. Join a local chapter and be part of a nationwide community of volunteers learning about wetlands in their communities and reporting which frogs and toads are calling in the evenings.