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Jul 31, 2014

Zoos Smash Conservation Target


ZOOS and aquariums across Britain and Ireland have exceeded their aims and raised more than £10,000 to help protect precious wildlife habitat in Mexico.

The British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA) set out to raise £10,000 by the end of 2014 to buy 100 acres of land for the BIAZA Buy an Acre project but after just six months, its members have already surpassed their goal.

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