ZOOS AND AQUARIUMS
Animal Omnibus. An indexed reference list of animal Web sources. If you are searching for a particular animal, this site will provide links to information on that specific animal as well booklists (bibliographies).
Electronic Zoo. If it has to do with animals, pets, or vets on the
Net, you can find it here. Created by a veterinary doctor, this
site is powerful in the information it offers.
Park Zoo, Chicago. The Lincoln Park Zoo Web site strives to build
understanding and respect for wildlife and natural lands across the
world. Information on more than 1,000 animals in their zoo as well as
great animal photos.
Bay (Calif.) Aquarium Online. The E-Quarium site gives
you a look at how one of the newest and most elaborate aquariums in
the country works, learn about the effects of El Niño, and see
how the sea otter population is being preserved.
Aquarium in Baltimore. Located in Baltimores Inner Harbor,
this aquariums site has a current exhibit on ghosts of the water
(jellyfish) as well as trivia quizzes on frogs.
Keiko Home Page, Newport, Ore. Visit Keiko, an orca whale, at the
Oregon Coast Aquarium. This project takes cam shots of Keiko and offers
information on re-introducing Keiko to the wild. Keiko was the star
of Free Willy. Requires plugins.
Zoo, Portland. In the No Adults Allowed! section you
will find outline information on all of the animals in this zoo collection
with terrific pictures you can use for a report. Emphasis on saving
Diego (Calif.) Zoo. You can play Gulp! at different
levels or do a puzzle in Baby Talk. This Zoo cares for 3,800
animals (800 different species) and creates outstanding natural habitats
for its animals.
World/Busch Gardens: Animal Resources. Want to know about Beluga
whales or bony fish or gorillas? This is the site to locate information
or fun facts about a terrestrial or aquatic animal. It often includes
book lists for projects or general reading.
Conservation Society at Bronx (N.Y.) Zoo. Opportunity to adventure
with Pablo Python. Strong environmental and conservation approach. The
photography and layout of text are excellent. Requires plugins.
for Kids. A subset of ZooNet that suggests links to many animal/zoo
activities and programs.