2020 ZRA ANNUAL CONFERENCE HOST ANNOUNCEMENTSeptember 06, 2019
The ZRA Annual Conference Committee is pleased to announce the 2020 ZRA Annual Conference will be hosted by The Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens. We wish to thank Karen Poly, Registrar, and Denise Verret, Chief Executive Officer and Zoo Director, for this exciting opportunity to visit their renowned institution!
The Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens opened on November 28, 1966. The Zoo is an AZA accredited facility that is home to more than 1,400 mammals, birds, amphibians, and reptiles representing more than 270 different species, of which more than 58 are endangered. In addition, the Zoo’s botanical collection comprises several planted gardens and over 800 different plant species with approximately 7,000 individual plants. The Zoo receives nearly 1.8 million visitors per year and is owned and operated by the City of Los Angeles.
2020 Conference Dates: 5 October – 11 October 2020