Webinars Archive

Learn about animals, conservation and careers along with educators at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute in this archive of virtual programs.

Interested in future programs? Check the virtual programs calendar for a complete list of upcoming distance learning opportunities.

Most webinars are recorded and archived on this page for those who cannot attend the live programs.

To watch the latest episode of UnZOOsual Careers, click the play button below. For more episodes, visit the UnZOOsual Careers playlist to choose from our full list of featured careers.

Join Juan Rodriguez on a virtual field trip to meet and learn about clouded leopards!

Original Air Date: January 13, 2021.

Join Thomas Wippenbeck on a virtual field trip to the Zoo’s Amazonia Science Gallery, where he manages and keeps several tanks of live corals!

Original Air Date: January 22, 2021.

Join Kyle Miller from the Smithsonian’s National Zoo on a virtual field trip to meet lizards at the Zoo’s Reptile Discovery Center!

Original Air Date: January 27, 2021.

Learn how animal care staff at SCBI care for black-footed ferrets and how ecologists in the field conserve species in the American Great Plains.

Original Air Date: Apr. 22, 2021 

In this backyard bird banding webinar, bird ecologist Brian Evans demonstrates how scientists band birds and explains how to make habitats more bird friendly.

Original Air Date: May 5, 2021


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