National Zoo and Aquarium Month

June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month. It’s a great time to show your support for your favorite aquarium or zoo…or both! We encourage you to visit up-close, but we also have some great opportunities to explore all that our natural world has to offer – right here on KnowItAll.org!

June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month. It’s a great time to show your support for your favorite aquarium or zoo…or both! We encourage you to visit up-close, but we also have some great opportunities to explore all that our natural world has to offer - right here on KnowItAll.org! (BTW, shoes are not required!)

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Riverbanks Zoo | Project Discovery Revisited
Riverbanks Zoo | Project Discovery Revisited

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Riverbanks Zoo and Botanical Garden in Columbia, South Carolina, is one of the leading zoos in the country. When Project Discovery visited this zoo, animals from apes to zebras were on display. The...
Arowana | Zoo Minutes
Arowana | Zoo Minutes

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This segment examines the long, carnivorous fish known as the arowana. These fish are found in the black-water rivers of the Amazon basin. This type of fish is known for its unique ability to jump...
Ostrich | Zoo Minutes
Ostrich | Zoo Minutes

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The Ostrich is the largest living bird, and it can stand 8 feet and weigh up to 345 pounds. This bird is flightless, but it is able to run at speeds of 50 miles per hour. This is also the only living...
Bataleur Eagle | Zoo Minutes
Bataleur Eagle | Zoo Minutes

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The Bateleur eagle is a medium-sized bird that is about 2 feet in height, and it is mostly black with a brown triangular pattern on their back. This eagle is found throughout Africa and extending to...