Gorilla Mosuba and Bomassa

Zoo Research: Growing with Gorillas

Never a dull moment when observing gorilla behavior!
Snow at Arctic Fox

Director's Holiday Wishes

Holiday Greetings from the North Carolina Zoo!
remote camera trap images of Visayan warty pigs
Talarak Foundation

North Carolina Zoo Supports the Reintroduction of Visayan Warty Pigs Back Into the Wild

As the North Carolina Zoo prepares for construction on the new Asia zone of the Zoo, many exciting new species are planned for the Asian habitats, including the critically endangered Visayan Warty Pig from the Philippines.
sunset in the pine forest

Masters of the Night: On the Road Again with Bats

More bat research in the books!
Male African lion

At the Front Lines: Cutting-edge technology upgrades help SMART transform conservation around the world

The latest version of SMART - Spatial Monitoring and Reporting Tool - represents more than two years and countless hours of collaborative work with partners from around the world.
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!