Houston, TX – Matt Lammers and his coworkers with the Houston Zoo were long-awaiting rain at Griffith League Scout Ranch in Bastrop County, Texas when, on a day in early August of this year, it finally came. Knowing the opportunity…
Before launching her career in software development, Sarah worked as a zoo keeper at Species360 member institutions Toledo Zoo, Lee Richardson Zoo, Knoxville Zoo, Detroit Zoo, and the Saint Louis Zoo.
Tennessee Aquarium is working to save a species of native trout.
Global non-profit Species360 welcomes the New Zealand Department of Conservation (DOC) Kakī Conservation Program to its member community. This government-led species recovery program manages or monitors about 200 Kakī (wading birds) including in situ and ex situ populations.
Westshore Wildlife Reserve joined Species360 and will use ZIMS to record and share information on kiwis as part of a Kiwis for kiwi wildlife reintroduction program.
New Species360 member Moggill Koala Rehabilitation Center hospital provides medical care and rehabilitation facilities to koalas, including those injured during recent bushfires. Statistics are collected for all koalas here at and partner education and visitor facility Daisy Hill Koala Centre.
“Millions of unique samples are at the core of our ability to care for and save individual animals and species, now and far into the future. ZIMS vastly improves how the zoo, aquarium, and wildlife communities manage sample resources worldwide," said Paul Calle, Chief Veterinarian and Vice President for Health Programs, Wildlife Conservation Society.
Canterbury College (UK) has joined Species360, and will use the educational platform LearnZIMS to support coursework in animal biology, animal science, and wildlife conservation.
Belize Zoo will contribute vital individual animal and species data to the global Species360 community using ZIMS. The conservation efforts of all our members help to support species around the world.
ZIMS notifies aquarists when water measurements are outside your parameters for an enclosure, a life support system, a component.