Zoos are great places to learn more about exotic animals. Zoos also study and protect endangered species. But, captive animals can develop signs of distress, leading some critics to question whether zoos are really as fun as they seem. In your opinion, should zoos exist?
How good is your local zoo? Research facts, statistics and ranking information about the closest zoo to you. Then create a presentation to share in the discussion Make & Share tab.
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