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2017 PRE-CONFERENCE TRIP: THE WILDS
June 2, 2017PRE-CONFERENCE TRIP: THE WILDS
TUESDAY, 26 SEPTEMBER 2017
ZRA is excited to welcome all 2017 ZRA Annual Conference attendees to a special pre-conference trip to The Wilds on Tuesday, 26 September 2017!
This is an all-day event at the great price of $40.00 per person, which includes transportation, lunch, and admission. Please join us for this great experience!
|8:00 am||Depart from hotel|
|10:00 am||Arrive at The Wilds|
|10:00-12:00 pm||Begin Open Air Safari Tour|
|12:00-1:00 pm||Lunch & Behind the Scenes Tours of the Carnivore Center|
|1:00-2:30 pm||Finish up Open Air Safari Tour|
|2:30-4:00 pm||Additional Behind the Scenes Tours|
|2:30-4:00 pm||Ziplining* or Horseback Riding*|
|4:00 pm||Depart from The Wilds|
|6:00 pm||Arrive at hotel|
Come see this wonderful conservation center located on nearly 10,000 acres of reclaimed mine land in rural southeastern Ohio. From its inception, The Wilds has been envisioned as a facility that combines cutting-edge conservation science and education programs with unique visitor opportunities. Get a chance to meet rare and endangered species from around the globe, and gain a better understanding of how our field research is helping to protect them.
For more information about The Wilds please visit their website: https://thewilds.columbuszoo.org/home
*additional cost associated with these activities. Pre-registration required.
|August 16, 2017||2017 ZRA Arrival and Departure Request|
|August 10, 2017||ICRM Certification Scholarship Guidelines and Application|
|August 7, 2017||ZRA POST-CONFERENCE TRIP: CLEVELAND METROPARKS ZOO & THE ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME|
|August 7, 2017||ZRA PRE-CONFERENCE TRIP: THE WILDS|
|August 4, 2017||Training Certificate Instructor Recruitment Application|