International Forest Day
— International Forest Day March 21 is International Forest Day. It was initiated by the European Confederation of Agriculture at the 23rd General Assembly in 1971, and the idea was supported by the World Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). The main goal of International Forest Day is to draw attention… 21/03/2021
International Day of Actions against Dams, for Rivers, Water and Life
— International Day of Actions against Dams, for Rivers, Water and Life Today, March 14, is International Day of Actions against Dams, for Rivers, Water and Life. This day was launched in 1997 at the initiative of the public organization "International Network of Rivers" (USA). The purpose of this holiday is to unite the efforts of people around the world in the… 14/03/2021
Hospitable Pancake Week!
— Hospitable Pancake Week! Cold winter does not want to leave us in any way! It doesn’t cede ground, but sprinkles with snow, blows with an icy wind! Then, probably, it is necessary to see off the winter properly on Kolody! Today in Mykolaiv Zoo young talented artists of Mykolaiv Municipal Academic College were… 13/03/2021
Happy birthday, Bayun!
— Happy birthday, Bayun! And again in Mykolaiv Zoo, namely, in the carnivores department, there is a holiday! There is a birthday boy in the Cat family. Today, March 10, 2021, is the birthday of the male cougar (Lat. Puma concolor) named - Bayun. He turns 12 years old, he was born in Mykolaiv… 10/03/2021
Camilla's birthday
— Camilla's birthday Today, on March 8, 2021 the female Mishmi takin (Lat. Budorcas taxicolor taxicolor) named Camila celebrates her birthday in Mykolaiv Zoo. She turns 10 years old. She arrived at our zoo from Riga on November 21, 2013. By nature the birthday girl is a kind, affectionate and very contact animal.… 08/03/2021
World Wildlife Day
— World Wildlife Day March 3 - World Wildlife Day. This date was introduced recently. Namely, on December 20, 2013, the session of the UN General Assembly declared March 3 to be World Wildlife Day. The purpose of this day is to draw attention to the problems of preserving the world of nature, which… 03/03/2021
Preserve early flowering plants
— Preserve early flowering plants Preserve early flowering plants - a priceless gift of nature! Early flowering plants are called the first smile of spring. Tender and fragile, they are the first to feel pleasant rays of the spring sun. And it is disappointing that some of these flowers are on the verge of extinction.… 03/03/2021
Happy first day of spring
— Happy first day of spring Congratulations, friends, on the first day of spring! From today we begin a new column "Flowering Calendar" in which we will report on what beautiful plants blossom in Mykolaiv Zoo right now. After all, it is no secret that Mykolaiv Zoo is not only a collection of animals, but also… 01/03/2021
International Polar Bear Day
— International Polar Bear Day Every year on February 27, the international environmental holiday International Polar Bear Day is celebrated. The initiator of this holiday is Polar Bears International (PBI) - an international organization that fights to preserve the population of polar bears (Lat. Ursus maritimus). The purpose of International Polar Bear Day is to… 27/02/2021