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Articles contributed by: 
Kathy Sexson, Director
Kristi Newland, General Curator
 Misty Ayers, Manager of Onsite Programs
Tarra Tyson, Manager of Educational Outreach
Whitney Buchman, Manager of Distance Learning & Technology


December 30th, 2011 Reflecting on a year of natural events, changes (Misty)

December 23rd, 2011 A winter poem from the zoo to you (Kristi)

December 16th, 2011 

December 9th, 2011 

December 2nd, 2011 

November 25th, 2011 Give thanks and reduce waste (Misty)

November 18th, 2011 Zoo ponds see flocks of migrating waterfowl this season (Kathy)

November 12th, 2011 2011 a milestone year(Whitney)

November 5th, 2011 Winter brings changes in animal behaviors (Tarra)

October 28th, 2011 Animals feature prominently in Halloween lore old and new (Kathy)

October 21st, 2011 Tragedy sheds light on animal safety (Whitney)

October 14th, 2011 Bats at risk for sickness during autumn (Kristi)

October 7th, 2011 Fall brings cooler temps, heralds Halloween fun at the zoo (Misty)

September 30th, 2011 Lee Richardson begins, looks forward to educational programs (Tarra)

September 23rd, 2011 New AZA accreditation a success story at zoo (Kathy)

September 16th, 2011 The story of Ember the red panda's Himalayan origins (Misty)

September 9th, 2011 A walk through a day in the life of a curator at Lee Richardson Zoo (Kristi)

September 2nd, 2011 Lee Richardson Zoo welcomes new animals throughout the year (Whitney)

August 26th, 2011 A Wild Affair coming soon at Lee Richardson Zoo (Tarra)

August 19th, 2011 G.C. offers variety of walking trails and outdoors activities (Kathy)

August 12th, 2011 Zoo offers learning opportunities for kids during school year (Misty)

August 5th, 2011 A recipe of all the things that make a good zookeeper (Kristi)

July, 29 2011 Reflecting on Zoo Edventures, campers (Whitney)

July, 22 2011 The joys and duties of a zookeeper (Tarra)

July, 15 2011 How animals beat the heat at the zoo (Kathy)

July, 8 2011 Water Conservation key in Kansas (Misty)

July, 1 2011 Lee Richardson Zoo reflects on a busy, eventful June (Kristi)

June 24, 2011 Community support helps zoo go a long way with all exhibits (Whitney)

June 17, 2011 Summer at the zoo in full swing (Tarra)

June 10, 2011 Evening of blues on tap at the zoo (Kathy)

June 3, 2011 Zoo to have docent info session Saturday (Misty)

May 27, 2011 Activities abound at Lee Richardson Zoo (Kristi)

May 20, 2011 Respecting zoo rules can go a long way (Whitney)

May 13, 2011 Summer at the zoo (Tarra)

May 6, 2011 Lee Richardson Zoo sees animals of all kinds come and go (Kathy)

April 29, 2011 Enrichment helps animals keep active (Misty)

April 22, 2011 Dancing and mating cranes (Kristi)

April 15, 2011 Celebrate the Earth and 'Party for the Planet' (Whitney)

April 8, 2011 National Frog Month (Tarra)

April 1, 2011 New arrivals, new hours and new doo at the zoo (Kathy)

March 25, 2011 Spring is a time of rebirth for plants and animals (Misty)

March 18, 2011 Diversity makes every human, animal special (Kristi)
March 11, 2011 Don't hate the snake despite its reputation (Whitney)

March 4, 2011 The varied animal kingdom of Dr. Seuss (Tarra)

February 25, 2011 Lee Richardson Zoo prepares for summer (Kathy)

February 18, 2011 Reflecting on the Year of the Rabbit (Misty)

February 11, 2011 Zoo home to a variety of unique sights and sounds (Kristi)

February 4, 2011 Technology Helpszoo spread message of conservation (Whitney)

January 28, 2011 Animals important to Kansas heritage (Tarra)

January 21, 2011 Zoo fun doesn't subside in winter (Kathy)

January 14, 2011 Trees can incite a passion for nature (Misty)

January 7, 2011 A look inside the life of a zookeeper (Kristi)



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