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BIAZA is the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums. We are the professional body representing the best zoos and aquariums in Britain and Ireland. 

We have over 100 zoo and aquarium members who pride themselves on their excellent animal welfare, education and conservation work. BIAZA leads and supports its members and helps promote the work of good zoos and aquariums.
 

Do you know what's in your Christmas pudding?

Shoppers are being urged to read the label when buying their Christmas pudding this year in a bid to save species, like the orangutan, from extinction.

From December 13, new labelling laws will mean food products must state the source of any oil or fat ingredient including palm oil, the production of which had led to the destruction of habitats of orangutans and many other endangered species.

In light of these changes, the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA) is working with The Jane Goodall Institute, The Orangutan Foundation and its 108 members to raise awareness of the importance of carefully considering ingredients in a product before purchase

Read the full press release.

 

BIAZA Awards and Annual Conference                                    

The meeting will
be held 
from June 8-10 at Woburn Safari Park 

Click here for all events

   BIAZA Buy an Acre Campaign 

BIAZA members have so far raised more than £23,000
to secure 230 acres of habitat in the Sierra Gorda Reserve in Mexico

  Click here for all news

 BIAZA News: Autumn Edition

The Great British bustard
The polar bear returns to the north
Zoos as reserves
BioBlitz

 

          

 

   

 

 

 


Watch the video below to learn more about zoos and conservation!

 

The IUCN Red List 'Amazing Species'

The IUCN Red List ‘Amazing Species' is a comprehensive inventory of the global conservation status of species.  It was launched to increase awareness of the enormous variety of life on our planet, and raise the profile of threatened species. Click on the photograph to learn more about this amazing species.

BIAZA is a member of the IUCN and supports its aim of working together to conserve nature.



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