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Dakota Zoo welcomes newborn camel to family

May 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK Bismarck’s Dakota Zoo is welcoming a newborn camel to its brood.
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Ready to soar

December 29, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Bismarck’s Dakota Zoo director, Terry Lincoln, and Valerie Naylor, Theodore Roosevelt National Park superintendent, get ready to release a 3-year-old bald eagle Thursday at Peaceful Valley in the South Unit. The bird was rehabilitated at the zoo over the course of three months and is the fifth eagle released in the park this year. Continue Reading

Golden eagle soars after 4 week rehab

September 27, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA A golden eagle was anxious to spread its wings at Wind Canyon in Theodore Roosevelt National Park on Tuesday, Dakota Zoo officials said. After four weeks of rehabilitation, officials gave the bird one final thrust into the skies and watched it soar over the park.
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Rehabilitated eagle release set at Theodore Roosevelt National Park

September 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The eagle was found near Bowman, N.D., thin and unable to fly. It was taken to Dakota Zoo in Bismarck for three months of rehabilitation. Continue Reading

Wolf shot at Minnesota Zoo may have been pursuing N.D. refugee wolves

June 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The male Mexican wolf shot and killed Wednesday at the Minnesota Zoo may have escaped a separate holding area to go after two wolves new to the exhibit, officials said. Continue Reading

Bismarck zoo opening for 50th season

April 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Dakota Zoo in Bismarck is getting ready to open for its 50th season.
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