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This section contains resources for teachers, students and anyone looking for helpful tools relating to education in zoos and aquariums.


Useful Links 

TES Teaching Resources


Learning and Teaching Scotland

National Curriculum 

Useful Documents

Good Zoos Booklet A useful guide to BIAZA zoos (including our aquarium, farm park, bird garden and safari park members)

Good Zoo Resource Pack Produced for teachers to provide an accurate insight into the practices of BIAZA zoos and to explain the reasons that underlie those practices. 

Exotic pets:  Reducing the risk of human infection.  A leaflet produced by the Emergent disease Foundation, One Health Initiative, Worldwide Veterinary Service and UNISON containing hygiene measures concerning exotic pets.

Behaviour Change Key Models - ETC literature review

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Paignton Zoo's Great Big Rhino Project has made crucial donations of cash to wildlife conservation on two continents. The Project is to give £60,000 to support work in Africa and South East Asia to protect rhinos in the wild. More

Collaborative research by the Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust, Bristol Zoological Society and the Comorian NGO Dahari has revealed the Livingstone’s fruit bat is likely to be the most endangered fruit bat in the world. 


New data released by WWF and ZSL (Zoological Society of London) today reveals that overall global vertebrate populations are on course to decline by an average of 67 per cent from 1970 levels by the end of this decade, unless urgent action is taken to reduce humanity’s impact on species and ecosystems.


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