Conservation Efforts

As a modern, accredited zoo, Happy Hollow incorporates conservation into all activities -- from facility operations to guest education to species survival through our animal collection. Learn how Happy Hollow supports conservation, and how guests large and small can make a difference, too.

photo of bioswale at HHPZ

Around the Globe
Cheetah conservation in Namibia, habitat preservation in Belize, wolves in Ethiopia -- together we make a difference for threatened animals around the world

In Your Backyard 
Supporting honeybee habitat and making responsible choices are ways we can conserve close to home

Species Survival
Our care of Fennec foxes, lemurs, jaguars and more support the survival of those species 

Partnerships
Happy Hollow is proud to partner with some of the world's leading conservation organizations 

Quarters for Conservation
Now our guests can help promote conservation every time they enter the gate, with 25 cents from each ticket sale

Congo Mountain Gorillas
Rangers in Congo's Virunga National Park protect the world's last remaining Mountain Gorillas -- learn how Happy Hollow partners to support their incredible work

Green Building
From green roofs to hay bale construction to water recapture at the bioswale -- our Gold LEED-certified facility is a beautiful conservation lesson in itself

 Association of Zoos and Aquariums Happy Hollow FoundationSpecies Survival Plan