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We've recreated the amazing tropical environments of six South East Asian islands. Your expedition starts here...
We've got everything you need for inspirational learning, from curriculum-linked workshops to self-guided visits.
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See more stories from behind the scenes of the six-part Channel 4 documentary series filmed at Chester Zoo.
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Zoo News 20/06/16
Hugh Warwick – ecologist, writer and hedgehog enthusiast – has been studying hedgehogs for over 30 years.
Zoo News 16/06/16
We’ve spotted a lot of bees flying around recently. These brightly coloured, instantly recognisable insects are really important to us.
Field News 23/06/16
Amphibian experts are playing Cupid to try and save one of the largest and most endangered frog species in the world from extinction, the mountain chicken frog.
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.
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