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Articles contributed by: 
Kristi Newland, Director

Jordan Piha, General Curator
Whitney Buchman, Curator of Education

Emily Sexson, Education Specialist

Catie Policastro, Education Specialist


December 30th, 2016 A time of reflection (Whitney)


December 23rd, 2016 A gift of conservation (Catie)


December 16th, 2016 Winter Zoo Edventures returning soon (Emily)


December 9th, 2016 Christmas or conservation, do it with heart (Kristi)


December 2nd, 2016 Finding the elusive black-footed ferret (Whitney)


November 25th, 2016 Animal kingdom tops in food fillups (Jordan)


November 18th, 2016 Recycling begins at home (Catie)


November 11th, 2016 National Bison Day a chance to celebrate (Emily)


November 4th, 2016 Lee Richardson Zoo turning 90 (Kristi)


October 28th, 2016 World Lemur Day (Whitney)


October 21st, 2016 Fighting global wildlife trafficking from her at home in Garden City, Kansas (Jordan)


October 14th, 2016 Habitat at home (Catie)


October 7th, 2016 Creepy crawlies(Emily)


September 29th, 2016 Many goals drive cost of new primate exhibit (Kristi)


September 22nd, 2016 Concerted effort needed to replenish Monarch habitat (Whitney)


September 15th, 2016 Mark your calendar for these upcoming events (Jordan)


September 8th, 2016 Primates: Let's monkey around (Catie)


September 1st, 2016 Zoo Planning to throw a 'Wild' party (Emily)


August 26th, 2016 What's happenin' at the zoo (Kristi)


August 19th, 2016 Bird learning to fly best left alone (Whitney)


August 12th, 2016 Back to school (Jordan)


August 5th, 2016 Water is everywhere, but it still must be conserved (Catie)


July 29th, 2016 Learning about feces not a waste of time (Emily)


July 22nd, 2016 A is for Animals, Amazing (Kristi)


July 15th, 2016 Saying farewell to beloved animals hard, eventually unavoidable (Whitney)


July 8th, 2016 The boys are moving out (Jordan)


July 1st, 2016 A celebration of eagles (Catie)


June 24th, 2016 Enjoy nature, play your way (Emily)


June 17th, 2016 Summer at the zoo (Kristi)


June 10th, 2016 Last week of Monkey Business (Whitney)


June 3rd, 2016 Summer cool down (Jordan)


May 27th, 2016 A wild time at Summer Edventur Camp (Catie)


May 20th, 2016 Endangered Species Day (Emily)


May 13th, 2016 Something for everyone at the zoo (Kristi)


May 6th, 2016 Backyard Wildlife (Jordan)


April 29th, 2016 Time to join the fight agains poaching (Whitney)


April 22nd, 2016 Happy Earth Day (Emily)


April 15th, 2016 Have a wild time at "Party for the Planet!" (Whitney)


April 8th, 2016 Grassroots effort to support zoo (Kristi)


April 1st, 2016 Renovations under way for new rhino (Jordan)


March 25th, 2016 Bunnies on the brain (Emily)


March 18th, 2016 Making life easier, zoo-style (Kristi)


March 11th, 2016 The power of joining together as a group (Whitney)


March 4th, 2016 Signs of spring signal start of sprucing (Jordan)


February 26th, 2016 Moon phases and you (Emily)


February 19th, 2016 Quality and service are the goal (Kristi)


February 12th, 2016 Be a responsible pet owner (Whitney)


February 5th, 2016 Super Bowl Mascots - super animals (Jordan)


January 29th, 2016 Numbers tell the story (Kristi)


January 22nd, 2016 Volunteers help keep zoo a community treasure (Whitney)


January 15th, 2016 Wintertime standouts (Jordan)


January 8th, 2016 Diveristy of volunteers make the zoo a better place (Kristi)


January 1st, 2016 Wild New Year's resolutions (Jordan)



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