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Conservation Connection: Tapir at Reid Park Zoo

April 29, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Join Reid Park Zoo for a Conservation Connection with Chris Jordan of the Baird’s Tapir Survival Alliance and the Reid Park Zoo Tapir Crew for a visit with the Zoo’s tapirs and an entertaining and informative talk on tapirs in the wilds of South America.

The evening will begin with a visit to the Zoo’s tapirs in the South America Loop. Learn about Tessa and Tupi from the their animal care staff, watch as they enjoy enrichment and visit the education staff at the tapir artifact station.

Next, move to the Conservation Learning Center at 6:00pm for light snacks and cash bar. and a fascinating presentation by conservationist and research scientist Chris Jordan of the Baird’s Tapir Survival Alliance.

$35 per person
Proceeds will benefit conservation programs the Zoo supports. This includes the Baird’s Tapir Project.

5:30pm – Visit with the Zoo’s tapirs
6:00pm – Appetizers, beverages, and presentation from Chris Jordan, Baird’s Tapir Survival Alliance


April 29, 2022
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


Reid Park Zoo
3400 E. Zoo Court
Tucson, AZ 85716 United States
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