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A Mexican Gray Wolf at the BioPark Zoo.

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Learn about wolf conservation and re-introduction in the Southwest starting Oct. 17.

When

Oct 17, 2014 10:00 AM - Oct 19, 2014 02:00 PM

Where

ABQ BioPark Zoo
903 10th SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Description

Visit the Mexican gray wolf exhibit at the ABQ BioPark Zoo to learn about wolf conservation and re-introduction in the Southwest.

Find out the crucial role these animals used to play in New Mexico's ecosystem and get hands-on with wolf biofacts.

Learn about Aldo Leopold, a conservation hero active here in New Mexico from 1900-1928, and find out why he said, "Only the mountain has lived long enough to listen objectively to the howl of a wolf."

Schedule

  • Discovery Stations at the Mexican gray wolf exhibit, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. daily
  • Keeper Q & A at the wolf exhibit, Saturday and Sunday at 1 p.m.
  • Aldo Leopold Talk in Colores Education Building, Saturday at 11 a.m.

Student Worksheets

Students in grades K-12 can learn with Wolf Awareness Worksheets from ABQ BioPark Zoo.

Download Wolf Awareness Worksheets

Gray Wolves Slideshow

Price

Included with regular admission. On Saturday and Sunday, single admission tickets are discounted for Half-Price Weekend. http://www.cabq.gov/culturalservices/biopark/events/october-discount-weekend/