Mabula Ground Hornbill Project

The Tulsa Zoo Conservation Program partners with the Mabula Ground-Hornbill Project and their important conservation projects focus on studying the Southern ground hornbill’s genetics, behavior and other unanswered questions necessary for successful re-establishment of Southern ground-hornbills throughout South Africa.

The Wild Nature Institute

The Tulsa Zoo is working with The Wild Nature Institute to support the expansion of a unique giraffe demography study used in identifying and tracking wild giraffes by utilizing their unique spot patterns to understand individual movements and survival.

Monarch Initiative of Tulsa

The Tulsa Zoo is part of the Monarch Initiative of Tulsa, which works to provide information promoting the creation of habitats to increase the Monarch population during migration through the Tulsa area.

West African Primate Conservation Action

The Tulsa Zoo is working in partnership with West African Primate Conservation Action. The roloway guenon (Cercopithecus diana roloway) is in imminent danger of extinction.

Malaysia Tiger Conservation

The Tulsa Zoo supports the Tiger Conservation Campaign and anti-poaching efforts through the tiger species survival plan and the Wildlife Conservation Network (WCS). The campaign’s purpose is to raise awareness about wild tigers and focus conservation efforts in areas of the world where wild tigers are found.

Asian Elephant Conservation

The Tulsa Zoo participates in various elephant conservation programs, both in human care and in the wild, and is very important to our institution.

International Rhino Foundation

The Tulsa zoo is very committed to rhino conservation and is a zoo partner with the International Rhino Foundation. We are on the front line of support for rhino protection efforts, reintroduction projects, and community programs.

Save The Wild Chinchillas

The Tulsa Zoo supports the conservation of wild chinchillas through habitat restoration in central Chile. Excessive hunting greatly reduced the number of wild chinchillas.