October 30, 2023
The Species Survival Commission (SSC) of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) issued a statement on October 11th, recognizing and proudly applauding the significant contributions of botanic gardens, aquariums, and zoos to its critical mission of species conservation.
These institutions play an important role in preserving biodiversity and raising public awareness about hashtag#nature conservation. The statement underscores the significance of these institutions in protecting species and promoting environmental education.
Zoomarine Algarve – Portugal is proud to be an active member in the collective effort of the entire zoological community for species survival, pioneering numerous international advancements in animal welfare, scientific research, the rescue of stranded marine animals on our coasts, environmental education, and inspiring communities to adopt better environmental practices.
Because, Together We Protect!
About the SSC-IUCN statement: