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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Greenville Zoo Welcomes New Administrator

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The Greenville Zoo has a new Administrator. William “Bill” Cooper comes to Greenville from the Indianapolis Zoo where he served as Vice President of Infrastructure and Construction. Cooper was responsible for oversight and management of the zoo’s admissio...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Greenville Zoo Receives Pinnacle Award for Distance Learning Program

The Greenville Zoo has received a 2019-2020 Pinnacle Award from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) for its distance learning program. The CILC is a nonprofit organization and the nation’s leading clearinghouse for interactive, vi...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Masai Giraffe Prepares for Move to Oregon Zoo

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Greenville Zoo officials announced today that Kiden, the zoo’s two-year-old female Masai giraffe, has been recommended for transfer to the Oregon Zoo in Portland. The move is part of the Masai Giraffe Species Survival Plan (SSP), a cooperative b...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Greenville Zoo Welcomes Amur Leopard Cubs

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The Greenville Zoo is celebrating the birth of two Amur leopard cubs. Born February 10, the cubs are the second litter for Jade, the zoo’s nine-year-old female, and Nelkan, the zoo’s 13-year-old male. Mother and cubs are doing well and keepers are monitor...

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