The NEW Zoo of Brown County • Owned and operated by Brown County

Skip to Content » American Zoo and Aquarium Association

Posts Tagged ‘zookeeper’

Penguin Project Diary – Entry 4

Sep 20 2012
by NEW Zoo Education Dept

Hello again from Peru! Today at the guano extraction site, we started to collect more data on the cormorant colony that lives there. We look at the group that hangs out behind the blind versus the group that is exposed to the miners, to be able to prove scientifically that the blind is helpful in […]

Read More…

Penguin Project Diary – Entry 2

Sep 14 2012
by NEW Zoo Education Dept

Hello again from Peru! Dawn and I are having a great time here helping out with the research around Punta San Juan and with the guano harvest. What is a “guano harvest,” you ask?  Well, the guano harvest takes place every five to seven years, and it is run by the Peruvian government. They use […]

Read More…