The rate of extinction occurring in today’s world is exceptional – as much as 100 to 1,000 times greater than normal. However, hope remains alive as scientists, conservation organizations and individual citizens combine their efforts to reverse this alarming trend. Today the world’s most progressive zoos play a vital role in sharing this message of hope and Inspiring Change – meaningful change – to ensure a better future for wildlife and wild places.


Canada’s leader in wildlife conservation.



Take and inspire action to sustain

wildlife and wild places.



In an increasingly urban world, making memorable connections with nature is a challenge. Accredited zoos, located close to home, are the ideal place to make those connections.



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Building on a

Solid Foundation

The future is not someplace we are going to, but one we are creating. The paths are not to be found, but made, and the activity of making them changes both the maker and the destination.



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20 Years

Creating well-designed,

naturalistic exhibits within immersive, geographic zones where visitors can enjoy observing and learning about the animals and the living landscapes on which they depend.


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