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Animal Conservation

Posted Wednesday, July 17, 2013

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Animal Conservation Every summer thousands of families head to the zoo for a taste of the wild, but zoos also do a lot to save the animals in the wild. This year, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is awarding its first Steve Taylor Conservation Award to George Owoyesigire, a wildlife officer from Uganda. How can humans and animals coexist? What about poaching? Join host Mike McIntyre and his guests Wednesday morning at 9.

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Arts and Culture, Natural Sciences

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George Owoyesigire, senior wildlife officer at the Ugandan Ministry of Tourism and recipient of the Steve Taylor Conservation Award
Chris Kuhar, Executive Director of the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Dick Houston, creator of EleFence and animal conservationist from Cleveland

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Steve H. Taylor African Conservation Award

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