TITLE

Duty and the beasts

AUTHOR(S)
Cullinan, Charlotte
PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Travel Trade Gazette UK & Ireland;10/1/2015, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of zoos and aquariums in animal and environmental conservation. Topics include the Act for Wildlife campaign of Chester Zoo which supports wildlife projects around the world, the Fun2Fund initiative of marine park group SeaWorld for customers in Great Britain which donates to British charity conservation projects, and criticism often received by zoos and aquariums particularly from animal welfare campaigners.
ACCESSION #
110325524

 

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