Rich Environments Abound at the Dublin Zoo

Much of the Dublin Zoo’s African Plains exhibit is composed of a string of man-made islands in their large natural lake.  It’s on one of these large islands you’ll find the Gorilla Rainforest exhibit that includes not only a large, lush green island with various trees and climbing structures but also an indoor enclosure.  Encompassing 12,000 square metres, the…

Wrapping Up At the Edinburgh Zoo

The Edinburgh Zoo has the only giant pandas in the UK, and is also home to the UK’s only koalas.  After a stroll through the Australian exhibit’s walk-through aviary where you see the beautiful Victoria crowned pigeon, you’ll meet the zoo’s Queensland koalas.  Some people think that koalas are drugged from the toxic eucalyptus leaves they…