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
— 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
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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
European Parks Day
— European Parks Day May 24 – European Parks Day European Parks Day was founded in 1999 by the European organization that unites protected areas in 36 European countries – the Federation “Europark”. The date of the celebration was chosen not by chance: it was on May 24, 1909 that the first national parks… 24/05/2021
World Turtle Day
— World Turtle Day On May 23 many countries celebrate World Turtle Day. A turtle is an animal that symbolizes wisdom, wealth and longevity. This unusual holiday originated in 2000 at the initiative of the American Turtle Rescue Society. This organization was founded by enthusiasts in 1990 in Malibu (California, USA) to preserve the… 23/05/2021
International Day for Biological Diversity
— International Day for Biological Diversity May 22 - International Day for Biological Diversity Every year on May 22 humanity celebrates International Day for the Conservation of Biological Diversity, proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in 2000. The main task of International Day for Biodiversity is to draw public attention to the problem of the… 22/05/2021