Atlantic Porkfish

Atlantic Porkfish

Porkfish, like all grunts, produce grunt-like sounds by rubbing their teeth together. These sounds seem to be particularly associated with situations of duress. They are the only type of fish to do so in the Atlantic Ocean.

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Catering at the Zoo






2016 Summer Schedule
Weekends: Starting Saturday, May 28
Daily: Starting Monday, June 27
Final Day: Labor Day - Monday, September 5

Free for zoo members and with admission

*Listen to zoo announcements for location

Subject to change, weather permitting

Time Description  Location
10:30
Meet the Keeper
Domestic Animal Barn
11:00 Up Close & Personal
Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
11:30
Elephant Keeper Talk
Asian Elephant Preserve
Noon
Penguin Keeper Talk
Penguin Coast
1:30
Up Close & Personal Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
2:00
Elephant Keeper Talk Asian Elephant Preserve
2:30
Meet the Keeper Location to be announced*
3:00 Penguin Keeper Talk Penguin Coast



 

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