trick or treat at Boo at the NC Zoo

What to Know About Boo at the NC Zoo

Read about how we are hosting a safe and fun Boo at the NC Zoo experience!
leaf decals on the windows of the Aviary

Keeping Windows Safe for Birds

Learn about how we protect birds from striking windows!
Drive electric event promo with electric vehicle charging station

Plug-in to Help the Environment

Celebrate National Drive Electric Week at the Zoo
red tail hawk

Hawksome Research

Check out some research on our animal ambassador, Braveheart the red-tailed hawk!
Whitebacked vulture

Capacity Building in Tanzania: Training Rangers How to Deal with a Poisoning Incident

A major threat to vultures is being poisoned, so training is necessary to handle these situations!
wilderness camera

Camera Trapping for Conservation

Camera traps are used to learn more about native wildlife at the Zoo.
Guests getting trained for ropes course entry

Join the Seasonal Team!

We love our seasonal employees!
Photographing behind the scenes for grasslands species

Photo Ark Photo Shoot

The North Carolina Zoo is proud to be a part of the National Geographic Photo Ark!
Kafue rangers find a snare on SMART patrol
Sebastian Kennerknecht

World Ranger Day 2021: Conservation During COVID

Rangers are on the frontlines of conserving wildlife and our natural world!
New tree growth at Nichols Preserve

Nichols Longleaf Pine Preserve: Protecting the Giants of the Piedmont

Discover this protected, hidden gem in the Piedmont!
carpenter bee close up on a blanket flower

It's the Little Things in Kidzone

Discover all of nature's hidden secrets in Kidzone.