Zoo-related organizations files, 1966-2005.


Zoo-related organizations files, 1966-2005.

Correspondence, contracts, reports, minutes, statistics, public relations materials, and financial records documenting the zoo's relationship with the American Association of Zoological Parks and Aquariums (AAZPA) [on January 1, 1994, became the American Zoo and Aquarium Association (AZA)], particularly through its International Species Inventory System (ISIS) and Wildlife Conservation Committee; the Captive Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG); the Minnesota Zoological Society; the Minnesota Zoological Garden Foundation; and various other national and international conservation groups.

4.3 cu. ft. (4 boxes and 1 partial box).


SNAC Resource ID: 7314988

Related Entities

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Minnesota State Zoological Board

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In August, 1977, the zoo captured two beluga whales in the Churchill River near Hudson's Bay, Canada. The two whales, a male named Big Mouth and a female named Little Girl, were the major attractions when the zoo opened in 1978. In 1984, Big Mouth injured his jaw while chewing on a feeding platform or water pipe; x-rays in May, 1986, showed the infection had moved into the bone. On July 10, 1986, surgery was performed to shorten and reconstruct his jaw. The zoo announced on April 15, 1987 that B...

Minnesota Zoological Society.

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Minnesota Zoological Garden. Foundation.

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American Association of Zoo Veterinarians

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United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Office of Endangered Species.

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International Species Inventory System

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American Association of Zoological Parks and Aquariums

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World Wildlife Fund

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Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program

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International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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United States., Department of the Intérior

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The Alaska Public Works Program was authorized during the 81st Congress through the Alaska Public Works Act, Public Law 264. The Act authorized the General Services Administration to construct public works in Alaska, at a total cost of $70 million, then to sell them to the Territory of Alaska or other public bodies in Alaska at a purchase price that would recover approximately 50% of the total estimated cost. The authority, set to expire June 30, 1955, was extended to June 30, 1959. The program ...

American Zoo and Aquarium Association.

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IUCN/SSC Captive Breeding Specialist group

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National Humane Education Society (U.S.)

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