zoo

Host David Onek speaks with the director of the San Francisco Zoo and its head of Animal Wellness and Behavior.

How has the Zoo's mission changed over the years?  How does it manage concerns over animal welfare?  And why is the Western Pond Turtle a focus of its conservation efforts?

Producer:  Wendy Holcombe

Guests:  

Laura Saponara

All week long we've been playing this sound, and asking you to guess what exactly it is and where exactly in the Bay Area we recorded it.