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Embark on your own wildlife expedition to South East Asia in Islands at Chester Zoo, the most ambitious project in UK zoo history.
Open 13 July
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Zoo News 23/04/15
We’re thrilled to announce that the expedition to Islands will begin on Monday 13 July. Book your tickets now and start planning your expedition...
Zoo News 03/04/15
Two baby monkeys have been born at Chester Zoo.
Field News 24/04/15
We Act for Wildlife all over the world - from the UK to the Philippines. This month sees us launch a major new conservation project in Nepal to help protect the beautiful Bengal tiger.
Field News 13/03/15
Last month we sent 12 members of zoo staff to India to take part in an expedition to the Assam Haathi Project.
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