Minnesota Zoo Russia's Grizzly Coast / Apple Valley, MN
Building a first-of-its-kind zoo exhibit
Russia’s Grizzly Coast exhibit is a stunning, multi-species experience featuring Russian Brown Bears, Sea Otters, rare Amur Leopards, and Wild Boar. The setting for the exhibit is the Russian Far East - a place of mystical beauty, profound conservation challenges, and fascinating animals. The exhibit is the first of its kind and includes captivating portrayals of indigenous people who make their living side-by-side with the wildlife, set among steam vents, geysers, and bubbling mud cauldrons, as well as opportunities to participate with the zoo staff who are responsible for the care and well-being of the animals.
Facts And Figures
Completed May 2008
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