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Tagged: Entomology

HOW DID YOU EVEN NOTICE THAT??

“How did you even notice that?”   Recently I  had two people ask me that same question.  I was telling them about an awesome pseudoscorpion I found crawling around the Hoofstock Building at the zoo.
“It was huge,” I was telling them.  “Probably about the size of a sesame seed.”

KARNER BLUE BUTTERFLY: STATUS ENDANGERED

What comes to mind when you think of an endangered species?  Do you think of Chimpanzees living in the jungles of Africa?  Maybe giant pandas in the bamboo forests of China?  Perhaps even the Komodo Dragons of Indonesia?  John Ball Zoo makes a difference in conservation efforts worldwide, but we also play a role in conservation right at home.