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World Giraffe Day
— World Giraffe Day Every year on June 21 World Giraffe Day is celebrated. This holiday was initiated in 2014 by the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF). The purpose of the holiday is to draw public attention to the issues of conservation of these unique animals. The Giraffe Conservation Foundation is the only non-governmental organization… 21/06/2021
International Lynx Day
— International Lynx Day On June 11 the whole world celebrates International Lynx Day. It was on this day in 2019 that an important environmental program was launched in Ukraine - "Let's save the lynx". This is currently the only comprehensive program in Ukraine, which should ensure sustainable protection of the lynx – the… 12/06/2021
Cuci's arrival at the zoo
— Cuci's arrival at the zoo For the first time since the beginning of quarantine a rare animal arrived to Mykolaiv Zoo from abroad! For more than a year, due to the coronavirus pandemic and related to it restrictions on air travel, animals from abroad could not be transferred to Mykolaiv Zoo. And finally, on June… 11/06/2021
World Environment Day
— World Environment Day Every year on June 5 the world community celebrates World Environment Day. The choice of this date is justified by the fact that it was on this day that the UN Conference on the Environment (Stockholm, 1972) opened, which resulted in the creation of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP).… 06/06/2021
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— Column "Flowering Calendar" If you did not have time to take a photo with a blooming lilac and think that this year you will not be able to take such a picture, we suggest you to visit our zoo with the flowering Hungarian lilac. This ornamental plant is found in Ukraine in Zakarpattia,… 31/05/2021
Birthday of the snow leopard
— Birthday of the snow leopard On May 28 a male snow leopard (Panthera uncia) named Tiksi celebrates his birthday. He is 4 years old! Tiksi arrived at Mykolaiv Zoo on October 22, 2019 from the French Zoological and Botanical Park from the city Mulhouse. By nature our handsome birthday boy is proud and independent. The… 28/05/2021
Poster
— Poster 27/05/2021
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— Column "Flowering Calendar" The column "Flowering Calendar" continues to report what interesting flowering plants can be seen in Mykolaiv Zoo right now. Luxurious Viburnum Boule de Neige (translated from French the name of this form of the plant means "snowball") can be found on the lawn to the left of the central square… 25/05/2021
Congratulations to Lank and Lola!
— Congratulations to Lank and Lola! Today, on May 25, in Mykolaiv Zoo there is a holiday, two lions (Panthera leo) – male Lank and female Lola have a birthday, they turn 5 years! By the way, these African animals celebrate their birthday on International Africa Day, symbolically, isn’t it? They were born in South Africa… 25/05/2021