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We've recreated the amazing tropical environments of six South East Asian islands. Your expedition starts here...
See more stories from behind the scenes of the six-part Channel 4 documentary series filmed at Chester Zoo.
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EEHV is a deadly virus that affects young elephants globally. Now it's time to ACT FOR ELEPHANTS.
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Zoo News 29/04/16
Twin Visayan warty pigs - a critically endangered species - have made their debut.
Zoo News 25/04/16
Our latest arrival is a rare baby Sulawesi crested macaque, a species that’s critically endangered in the wild.
Field News 01/03/16
Working with local communities in Madagascar, and inspiring them to become advocates for the protection of their environment, is important in protecting the critically endangered golden mantella and other endemic wildlife living within the forests.
Field News 29/02/16
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