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[18 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Seas with Nemo & Friends Earns Reaccreditation from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums

Epcot’s The Seas with Nemo & Friends was recently granted accreditation again by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA).
According to the AZA President and CEO Jim Maddy, “The Association of Zoos and Aquariums accredits only those aquariums and zoos that meet the highest standards. As a leader in wildlife conservation and animal care, inspiring millions of visitors each year, The Seas is ranked among the best aquariums in the world.”
The accreditation process must be repeated every five years and includes an application and a an on-site inspection by trained …

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[3 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disneynature Explore App Allows Users to Explore Nature and the World of Animals

Disney’s latest app allows kids and their families to explore nature through augmented reality and animal behavior game play.
The app – Disneynature Explore – is available in the Apple App Store and was launched as part of the celebration of Earth Month. The app was made possible by Disney Citizenship.
Disneynature Explore uses a combination of augmented reality and game play to encourage families to discover and play in nature. Five animals are featured on the app – monarch butterfly, brown bear, chimpanzee, African lion, and loggerhead sea turtle.
Each animal has …

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[28 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Boys & Girls Clubs Learn About the Environment at Disney California Adventure

This past weekend, over 140 Boys & Girls Club children participated in environmental-focused activities in celebration of Earth Month.
The programs, which were part of the Disney Youth Education Series, took place on the Redwood Creek Challenge Trail at Disney California Adventure. Here, the children learned about protecting California’s environment, and the different ways they can help to conserve water and protect nature.
Finally, the kids were able to get up close and personal with various species of wildlife, including tarantulas, gopher snakes, hermit crabs, and sea stars, which were shared by …