Vizag Zoo park celebrates “World Elephant Day-2021
On the occasion of “World Elephant Day-2021”Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam conducted “Keeper’s Talk” successfully. Visitors to the zoo are not only interested to see the wildlife at Zoo, but also in the daily routine, how the animal keeper looks after the animal and what kind of food is given to them.
So that this program was organized on the occasion of World Elephant Day, said Dr. Nandani Salaria, IFS, Curator, IGZP. At Keepers Talk visitors learned a lot of things they were not familiar with.
In addition to these, drawing competitions were also conducted in online mode. All ages from different parts of the country enthusiastically participated in this drawing competition.
The day started with an online interactive session conducted with the students of Oakridge International School, Visakhapatnam where Curator talked to them aboutthe importanceof Elephantsas Mega herbivores in an ecosystem and also the threats faced by elephants in our country and world.
A lot of interesting information about elephants was shared by Curator of IGZP. We are conducting this program to create awareness among the people about wildlife, said Dr. Nandani Salaria, IFS, Curator, IGZP.