Month: April 2020

Black Rhinos at Potter Park Zoo Are Making a World-Wide Impact Through Research

  Hunting and poaching of black rhinoceros have resulted in one of the most dramatic population declines, with wild black rhinoceros populations decreasing by more than 95% between 1960-1995 (IUCN red list of threatened species). Since this precipitous decline, black rhinoceros have been listed as critically endangered by the IUCN Red List. Due in part […]

Spring Update from Potter Park Zoo

The Potter Park Zoo and the Potter Park Zoological Society families are wishing you well during these challenging times. We wanted to extend our gratitude for your commitment to the community and the zoo. Included with this note is our spring appeal letter. As you can see, our letter begins with information about our annual […]