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BIAZA publishes an Annual Report which summarizes achievements and developments in the zoo and aquarium community and a quarterly magazine, BIAZA News which is sent out to members and to over 100 other organisations.

Members receive a monthly enews with updates on issues such as legislation, notices about meetings and training workshops as well as reports on the activities of the office and BIAZA committees.  

The BIAZA Research Committee produces a quarterly publication called 'Zoo Research News' openly availble if you sign up to the mailing list. The working groups produce various publications (available to members) such as the annual Plant Working Group Newsletter, Records Group newsletter 'For the Record' and 'The Spiracle', launched in 2011 by the Terrestrial Invertebrate Working Group.

BIAZA also produces a number of codes of best practice, policy guidelines, animal management guidelines and general advice to members on topical issues.  

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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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