Zoo Society in Action
The NC Zoo Society supports the North Carolina Zoo and its missions in
In addition to funding the Zoo’s capital and program needs, the Zoo Society also supports the Zoo through the following initiatives and projects:
- Field Trip Earth: an award winning educational website that lets you learn about some conservation projects around the world and communicate with field researchers
- Schindler Wildlife Learning Center: Adjacent to the NC Zoo in Asheboro, this beautiful facility serves as a residential center for interns working at the Zoo, Wildlife Rehabilitation Center and NC Zoo Society. The Schindler Center also offers a comfortable, well-equipped facility for a single day or overnight – for retreats, meetings, seminars, reunions, receptions and special occasions.
- Sylvan Heights Waterfowl Park: a world-renowned facility for breeding and managing rare species of birds
- Art in the Park: Considered one of the state’s largest public art collections, these wonderful art pieces throughout the Zoo allow interactive opportunities and great pictures!