National Zoological Park
Smithsonian Institute
3001 Block of Connecticut Avenue N.W.
DC 20008-2537 Washington
District of Columbia
Tel.: 1-202-673-4721 FAX: 1-202-673-4607
Their EMail:
Look at their web site: National Zoological Park

Member of the organisations:- AZA; WAZA; ISIS
AZA accredited: YES
Where no information is available we enter a "0"
Total area of Zoo/Aquarium : 65.97 hectares
Entrance fee for adults is US$ 0.00
Entrance fee for children is US$ 0.00
Aproximately 3300000 visitors annually
370 staff are employed at the institution
Number of animals: 2700 in 435 species
106 species of mammals
135 species of birds
62 species of reptiles
14 species of amphibians
23 species of fish
77 species of invertebrates
 Director: Lucy H. Spelman
 Deputy Director: Mary R. Tanner,
 Animal Health: Suzan Murray, Head
 Pathology: Richard Montali, Head
 Animal Programs:
   William Xanten, General Curator
   Judith Block, Registrar's Office
 Conservation and Research Center:
   Christen M. Wemmer, Associate Director
   Scott Derrickson, Animal Collections
   Jon Ballou, Conservation Biology
   David Wildt, Reproductive Science
 Administration and Technology:
   Alexander Beim, Associate Director
 Public Affairs and Communications:
    Julie Mason, Associate Director
 Exhibits and Outreach:
  Lynn Dolnick, Associate Director
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Information last updated on : 1 SEP 03
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