Collection Planning

Enjoy a great insight into the importance and aims of collection planning at Chester Zoo. Hear an interview with Mark Pilgrim, Director General (Director of Conservation and Education at time of recording), and learn about the roles of species in the Zoo.

The key features of our collection plan are described, and what happens if a species no longer fits into this plan. Also hear how Painted Dogs will play an important role as an ambassador species at Chester Zoo. Enjoy the Collection Planning interview, introduced and produced by Sarah Bazley.

Listen to the podcast here.