National Zoological Park sends its Sumatran tiger cub to be with cub in San Diego

Two captive tiger cubs—a Sumatran tiger, from the National Zoological Park (NZP) and the other, presumably a Bengal tiger are being cared for at the San Diego Zoo. The cubs were born within a week of each other in July, and will grow up together the San Diego Zoo. Craig Saffoe, curator of Great Cats … Continue reading National Zoological Park sends its Sumatran tiger cub to be with cub in San Diego

Eyes on Washington week ending 02.04.17

Last Tuesday, Republican Congressman Ryan Zinke’s nomination for Secretary of the Department of Interior passed a Senate committee. Zinke is now one step closer to leading the agency that manages millions of acres of federal land its natural resources. The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources approved Zinke on a 16-6 vote largely along … Continue reading Eyes on Washington week ending 02.04.17