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News & Updates

  • Wellington Zoo hosts Harvard Professor Scott Edwards

    The renowned evolutionary biologist and Curator of Ornithology at Harvard University spoke to staff and guests ahead of his nationwide lecture series.
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  • Olive Ridley Sea Turtle heads north

    Ridley is heading to Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium in Auckland to begin rehabilitation.
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  • Olive Ridley Sea Turtle receiving care at The Nest Te Kōhanga

    An endangered Olive Ridley Sea Turtle is currently receiving care at The Nest Te Kohanga
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