Press Release Archive

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

Smithsonian’s National Zoo Welcomes Two New Bison

July 16, 2020

Hartmann’s Mountain Zebra Born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

July 03, 2020

Female Asian Elephant Dies at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

June 27, 2020

Elderly Clouded Leopard Dies at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

May 22, 2020

Smithsonian’s National Zoo Seeks Help in Naming Four Cheetah Cubs

May 21, 2020

Six Newborn Black-Footed Ferret Kits Can Be Viewed on New Webcam

May 14, 2020

Two Elderly American Bison Die at Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

May 14, 2020

Female Sloth Bear Dies at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

May 08, 2020

World Migratory Bird Day is May 9

May 04, 2020

Two Extinct-in-the-Wild Guam Kingfishers Hatch at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

May 01, 2020

One in Four Tree Deaths in Blue Ridge Mountains Linked to Invasive Species

April 30, 2020

White-Naped Crane Hatches at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

April 13, 2020

Smithsonian Scientists Discover Six New Coronaviruses in Bats

April 09, 2020

Cheetah Cubs Born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

April 08, 2020

Elderly Asian Elephant Ambika Dies at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

March 28, 2020

Two Animals Die at Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

March 24, 2020

Giant Panda Mei Xiang Is Artificially Inseminated at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo

March 23, 2020

Two Brown Kiwi Die at Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

March 20, 2020

Spring Events at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

March 10, 2020

Bison Dies at Smithsonian's National Zoo

March 03, 2020

First Cheetah Cubs Born as Result of Embryo Transfer

February 24, 2020

Growing Livestock Numbers Threaten One of the Last Refuges for Large Wild Herbivores in Kenya

February 12, 2020

White-Cheeked Gibbon Dies at Smithsonian’s National Zoo

February 11, 2020

Sloth Bears Recognize 2D Images as Representations of 3D Objects Smithsonian’s National Zoo Cognition Study Finds

January 29, 2020