Clownfish

Clownfish

Clownfish and certain damselfish are the only species of fishes that can avoid the potent poison of a sea anemone. This is due to a layer of mucus on the clownfish’s skin that makes it immune to the fish-eating anemone’s lethal sting.

Membership
Catering at the Zoo


2019 Summer Schedule
Weekends: Starting Saturday, May 25
Daily: Starting Saturday, June 22
Final Day: Labor Day - Monday, September 2

Included with  zoo admission - Free for members!

*Listen to zoo announcements for location

Subject to change, weather permitting

Time Description  Location
10:30
Training with Cora the rescue dog Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
11 a.m. Contact Barn Keeper Chat Domestic Animal Barn
11:30 Red Panda Keeper Chat Red Panda Exhibit, Wildlife Trail
Noon Camel Keeper Chat Bactrian Camel Exhibit, Wildlife Trail
1 p.m.
Bird Demonstration Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
2:00
Elephant Keeper Chat Helga Beck Asian Elephant Preserve
2:30
Humboldt Penguin Keeper Chat Penguin Coast
3:00 Primate Keeper Chat Primate Park
3:30 Reptile/Aquarium Keeper Chat USS Antiquities Cave



 

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