Our work
animals here at Chester Zoo have their diets closely maintained by our nutrition researchers
Our social scientists carry out crucial research to drive conservation initiaves and to support our education teams in their work.
European Endangered Species Programmes (EEP) are led by Chester Zoo staff, and we contribute strongly to many other international breeding programmes
Behavioural researchers carry out numerous projects to inform the latest animal husbandry best pratices and support our breeding programmes.
More than
students are supported by our science, field and curatorial teams here at chester zoo.
We are passionate about raising the next generation of conservationists
A dedicated endrocrine laboratory regular tests material around the clock for purposes ranging from fertility monitoring to disease prevention.