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ENDANGERED SPECIES SURVIVAL PLANS

We participate in Species Survival Plans (SSP) of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums that joins groups of scientists and collaborating experts to develop breeding plans and to help protect the genetic variation of species. These plans improve the survival of endangered species in our collection and in the wild. We also participate in collaborative programs with other countries to assist endangered species wildlife conversation.

The following Milwaukee County Zoo species are included in SSP:

  • Chinese Alligator
  • Green Aracari
  • Straw-Colored Fruit Bat
  • Polar Bear
  • Fairy Bluebird
  • Eastern Bongo
  • Bonobo
  • Callimico
  • Black-Footed Cat
  • Cheetah
  • Lake Victoria Cichlid
  • Angolan Colobus
  • Spotted Dikkop
  • Black-Naped Fruit Dove
  • Common Eland
  • Elephant
  • Caribbean Flamingo
  • Fennec Fox
  • Tawny Frogmouth
  • Addra Gazelle
  • Reticulated & Rothschild Giraffe
  • Western Lowland Gorilla
  • Boat-Billed Heron
  • Hippopotamus
  • Rhinoceros Hornbill
  • Spotted Hyena
  • Scarlet Ibis
  • Waldrapp Ibis
  • Jaguar
  • Plush Crested Jay
  • Red Kangaroo
  • Micronesian Kingfisher
  • Laughing Kookaburra
  • Greater Kudu
  • White-Crested Laughing Thrush
  • Black and White Ruffed Lemur
  • Mongoose Lemur
  • Red Ruffed Lemur
  • Ring-Tailed Lemur
  • Snow Leopard
  • Lion
  • Japanese Macaque
  • Mandrill
  • DeBrazza’s Monkey
  • Moose
  • Blue Crowned Motmot
  • Bali Mynah
  • Bornean Orangutan
  • Sumatran Orangutan
  • Red Panda
  • Gentoo Penguin
  • Humboldt Penguin
  • Short-Crested Rockhopper Penguin
  • Green-Naped Pheasant Pigeon
  • Nicobar Pigeon
  • Victoria-Crowned Pigeon
  • Guam Rail
  • Aruba Island Rattlesnake
  • Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake
  • Greater Rhea
  • Eastern Black
  • Blue-Bellied Roller
  • Crested Screamer
  • California Sea Lion
  • Harbor Seal
  • Siamang
  • Central American Spider Monkey
  • Robust Black Spider Monkey
  • African Spoonbill
  • Golden-Breasted Starling
  • Black-Necked Stilt
  • Abdim’s (White-Bellied) Stork
  • Marabou Stork
  • Sunbittern
  • Cotton-Top Tamarin
  • Golden Lion Tamarin
  • Golden-Headed Lion Tamarin
  • Turquoise Tanager
  • Marbled Teal
  • Inca Tern
  • Amur Tiger
  • Generic Tiger
  • Malayan Tiger
  • Sumatran Tiger
  • Puerto Rican Crested Toad
  • Matschie’s Tree Kangaroo
  • Violaceous Turaco
  • King Vulture
  • Warthog
  • White-Headed Buffalo Weaver
  • Grevy’s Zebra
  • Plains Zebra

 

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