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Detroit Zoo Attendance Tops One Million

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The community said “thanks a million” to the Detroit Zoo for the eighth consecutive year on Sunday, August 25, when 2013 attendance surpassed the one-million mark. The day ended with a total for the year so … Continue reading

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Ask Yourself: Do I Want to be a Detroit Zoo Volunteer?

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is asking people to “Ask Yourself” in a new volunteer recruitment video. The question: Do you want to be a Detroit Zoo volunteer? The answer may be just a click away … Continue reading

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The Belle Isle Aquarium is back!

By Jeffrey Buck Well…we can all celebrate! The Belle Isle Aquarium is making her comeback after years of hard work and dedication from volunteers. The Belle Isle Aquarium and Conservatory turned 108 this past Saturday and was open to the public; a … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Play Date: 1905

By Jeffrey Buck After our record-setting temperatures this past Thursday I thought it was only right to find a photograph about being outside and enjoying the weather. I love this shot but I can only assume either the weather was … Continue reading

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Belle Isle Aquarium needs your vote today to win $50K from Pepsi Refresh

By Mike Fossano The Belle Isle Aquarium is in the running to receive a large grant from the Pepsi Refresh Project to restore the tanks in the aquarium, but they need your help to take home the prize. Currently ranked … Continue reading

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