ABWAK Flamingo Keepers' Workshop

14th Jul 2022

Bristol Zoo

Come and join us for a day of informal discussion about current flamingo husbandry, welfare and creating great enclosures for birds in the UK & Ireland. The day will include discussions and talks on a way to create sustainable flamingo populations in zoos, with topics covering Egg and ...

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Come and join us for a day of informal discussion about current flamingo husbandry, welfare and creating great enclosures for birds in the UK & Ireland. The day will include discussions and talks on a way to create sustainable flamingo populations in zoos, with topics covering

  • Egg and nest management
  • Aviaries and covered enclosures
  • Indoor housing
  • Sharing knowledge to advance best practice
  • Issues with Avian Influenza
  • New Concepts for enclosure design
  • Captive Flamingos and the One Plan Approach
  • Tour of facilities at Bristol Zoo