Forest Service at Oregon Zoo July 17 & Aug. 21

Smokey Bear waves to someone off-camera as he leads a group down a walking path at an outdoor event.

PORTLAND, Ore.July 16, 2018 – The Forest Service provides outdoors education activities and information at the Oregon Zoo during “Twilight Tuesdays,” July 17 and Aug. 21.

The zoo offers reduced-price admission for $5 per person on designated Tuesdays during the summer months, from 5-8 p.m. (or $3.50 with proof of TriMet public transit ridership to the event).

The USDA Forest Service – Pacific Northwest Region partners with the zoo to offer conservation education events to youth in Portland’s metro area throughout the year.

Admission info: https://www.oregonzoo.org/events/twilight-tuesday.


SOURCE INFORMATION: USDA Forest Service – Pacific Northwest Region staff.

Above – Visitors received stickers, explored “bat boxes,” and got lots of information about National Forests in the Pacific Northwest during last year’s Oregon Zoo ‘Twilight Tuesday’ event, Aug. 15, 2017. USDA Forest Service photos by Heather Ibsen, Gifford Pinchot National Forest Public Affairs.

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