Loro Parque: IAAPA at the “worlds best zoo”

Exclusive for zoos.media – 05.03.2018. Author: Philipp J. Kroiß The IAAPA (Global Association for the Attractions Industry) Winter Forum took place at Loro Parque, amongst other places, where they informed themselves about sustainability and several other things.

What tasks does a zoo have?

The fact that zoological gardens try to protect endangered species from extinction through breeding programs is well known. But they also have other tasks.

How many animals live in zoos?

Previously, zoos aimed to have the most extensive collection of species possible. Today animal welfare is the top priority.

How is the term zoo defined?

Zoo is not the same as zoo? How do the various animal parks, animal gardens and wild parks differ? There are at least a few regulations.