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Accreditation and Certification Review March 2016

Listed below are the institutions to be evaluated for accreditation by the AZA Accreditation Commission when it meets March 19 - 21, 2016 at AZA's Mid-Year Conference in Omaha, Nebraska. In most cases, inspections for these institutions and facilities will take place between October and December, culminating in a hearing before the Commission in March.

Anyone wishing to offer comments, positive or negative, should submit them in writing as soon as possible to Accreditation Department, AZA, 8403 Colesville Road, Suite 710, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Comments can also be e-mailed to AZAAccreditation@aza.org.

Accreditation Applicants 

Africam Safari Park
Alameda Park Zoo
Boonshoft Museum of Discovery
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium
California Science Center
Cameron Park Zoo
Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens
Ellen Trout Zoo
Fresno Chaffee Zoo
Happy Hollow Zoo
Honolulu Zoo
Lion Country Safari
Little Rock Zoo
Museum of Life and Science
Naples Zoo
New England Aquarium
Oregon Coast Aquarium
Parque Zoologico de Leon
Ripley’s Aquarium in Myrtle Beach
San Francisco Zoological Gardens
SEA LIFE Arizona Aquarium
Texas State Aquarium
Toronto Zoo
Zoologico de Cali

Certification Applicants
Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center
International Exotic Animal Sanctuary
Myakka City Lemur Reserve
The Turtle Conservancy