Press Release Archive

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

Western Lowland Gorilla at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo is Pregnant

November 03, 2017

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Seeking Names for Kiwi Chick

November 01, 2017

Smithsonian Scientists Help Pave Path To Large-Scale Coral Reef Restoration

October 30, 2017

ZooLights, Powered by Pepco, Begins Nov. 24 at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

October 26, 2017

Prehensile-tailed Porcupine Born at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

October 25, 2017

White-cheeked Gibbon Euthanized at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

October 17, 2017

Male Sloth Bear Arrives at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

October 17, 2017

Smithsonian Scientists Find Deadly Pathogen Not Present in Pet Salamanders in the United States

October 13, 2017

Red Panda Cub Euthanized at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

October 12, 2017

New Electric Fishes Exhibit Opens at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

October 05, 2017

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Releases Birds to the Wild

September 27, 2017

Alpaca Dies at Smithsonian's National Zoo

September 26, 2017

Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Open to the Public for Conservation Discovery Day

September 25, 2017

Two Dama Gazelle Calves Born at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

September 21, 2017

Giant Panda Mei Xiang Is Not Pregnant

September 14, 2017

Smithsonian Scientists Publish First Book on the Genetic Management of Fragmented Species Populations

September 14, 2017

Zoo’s Tiger Cub Transferred to San Diego Zoo Safari Park

September 11, 2017

Fall Events at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

September 08, 2017

Dama Gazelle Calf Born at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

September 07, 2017

ZooLights, Powered by Pepco, Returns to Smithsonian’s National Zoo

September 07, 2017

First-ever Screaming Hairy Armadillo Pups Born at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

August 31, 2017

Bei Bei Celebrates His Second Birthday at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

August 22, 2017

Endangered Przewalski’s Horse Dies at Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

August 16, 2017

Elderly Red-Fronted Lemur Dies at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

August 11, 2017