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Zoo penguins still a long way from reality

Discussion in 'Yahoo News: Zoos' started by RSS, 20 Mar 2015.

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    Since 2008 talk has circulated about the Albuquerque zoo getting penguins, but little progress has been made. Barry Bitzer, Director of Development for the BioPark, said the reason as to why the penguins have yet to make progress in New Mexico is funding. The type of penguin the zoo is trying to get has many needs. “This is an $8 million project,” Bitzer said. “Because we’re talking Antarctic ... More...