Press Release Archive

An archive of press releases from Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute.

Rare Crane Hatching Marks a Victory for Both Science and Conservation

June 27, 2009

National Zoo Artificially Inseminates Asian Elephant

June 27, 2009

Eleven Stingrays and Two Arowanas Die Overnight in Amazonia Exhibit

May 27, 2009

National Zoo's Giant Panda Is Not Pregnant

May 27, 2009

Eight Institutions Join Together to Save Amphibians with the Panama Amphibian Rescue and Conservation Project

May 27, 2009

National Zoo Giant Panda Pregnancy Update

May 27, 2009

Giant Anteater Born at the National Zoo

March 27, 2009

National Zoo Baby Gorilla Is Named

March 27, 2009

Clouded Leopard Cubs Born at National Zoo's Conservation and Research Center

March 27, 2009

Raise a Glass to Wildlife Conservation at the National Zoo's "Grapes With the Apes" Event

March 27, 2009

Washington's African American Community Gathers at the National Zoo to Celebrate a Century-Old Tradition on Easter Monday

March 27, 2009

New Spectacled Bear at the National Zoo

February 27, 2009

Rare Horse Dies at National Zoo's Conservation and Research Center

February 27, 2009

Fun, Frisky and Free Valentine-Themed Event at National Zoo

January 27, 2009

Smithsonian's National Zoo Seeking Bamboo to Bolster Dwindling Supply

January 27, 2009

Zoo Has a New Baby Gorilla

January 27, 2009

National Zoo and Fujifilm Invite Photographers to Take Their Best Shot!

January 27, 2009

National Zoo Appoints Joseph M. Sacco Associate Director for Education

January 27, 2009

2009 Giant Panda Mating Season Begins Early at National Zoo

January 27, 2009