Conservation
& Wellness

At the San Francisco Zoo, it's our mission to connect people with wildlife, inspire caring for nature, and advance conservation action. Here are some ways we walk the walk. 

Animal Wellness is optimal animal welfare. Learn more about what the Zoo is doing to ensure our animals are thriving.

Leading Local Conservation Efforts, the care of wildlife extends far beyond the Zoo’s gates. Learn more about our leading roles in conserving Western pond turtles and Sierra yellow-legged frogs.

Restoring Native Habitat is key to conserving native species. Learn more about how Zoo Crew is caring for San Francisco’s lakes.

Working Green is the only way to work. Learn more about how we conserve and support conservation through partnerships and daily practices.

Conservation Community We are proud to be part of a growing community of conservation organizations, which includes the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and institutions that participate in global conservation field work.