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Summary of Yokohama City Univ. Zoo

yokohama Zoo ZOORASIA Yokohama Zoological Gardens "ZOORASIA"
"Zoo which can learn while anyone enjoys as general zoo representing Yokohama-shi"
April 24, 1999 (Heisei 11) opening of the park
The location: 1175-1, Kamishiranecho, Asahi-ku, Yokohama-shi TEL: 045-959-1000 area: 45.3ha
 It is zoo which is the newest in primary opened Yokohama in 1999. It becomes 45.3ha when opened entirely and becomes zoo largest in the country. The garden is comprised of "Asian tropical forest" in eight climatic zones to "savanna in Africa", and exhibit space becomes "biotope display" that reproduced biotope. We breed okapi and Indra ion, a lot of animals of first in Japan visit including perception unreasonableness argus pheasant.

Nogeyama Zoo Nogeyama Zoological Gardens
 "Zoo which small child comes across animal for the first time, and feels contact, life
                  Zoo which anyone comes casually, and rests happily, and is healed"

April 1, 1951 (Showa 26) opening of the park
The location: 63-10, Oimatsucho, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi TEL: 045-231-1307 area: 3.3ha
 It becomes the oldest zoo in Yokohama opened in 1951. In garden, reptiles building or fierce animal building gain popularity including "good friend open space" where there is contact with small animals such as marmots.

Makigahara little child Zoo Makigahara Chibikikko Zoological Gardens
April 28, 1979 (Showa 54) opening of the park
The location: 65-1, Oikecho, Asahi-ku, Yokohama-shi (the child nature park) TEL: 045-351-5442 area: 0.2ha 
 We breed mainly on Japanese chicken and contact animal as share garden of Nogeyama Zoo in "child nature park" of Asahi Ward and display.

Kanazawa Zoo Kanazawa Zoological Gardens
While "feeling nature which is full of contact of animals and green in southern Yokohama to be,
           Notice about life and environmental importance; "discovery of breath! Bodily sensation zoo"
March 17, 1982 (Showa 57) opening of the park
The location: 5-15-1, Kamariyahigashi, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama-shi TEL: 045-783-9100 12.8ha in area
 Copy of ward of the United States was opened the first in Kanazawa nature park as share garden of Nogeyama Zoo in 1982. It became Kanazawa Zoological Gardens from Nogeyama Zoo independently in 1988 and was opened by completion of ward of Africa entirely afterwards in 1989. We display mainly on rare grazing animals such as koala, Indian elephant, black rhinoceros. In late years, under the theme of neighboring rich forests, we lay emphasis on environmental education through imminent creature.

※ About zookeeping administration, association of Midori, Yokohama-shi that is designated manager is going now.

Preservation and Research Center, City of Yokohama Preservation and Research Center,City of Yokohama(PRC)
"Center which acts as role that is international as preservation of kind of 3 zoos, preservation of logistical support center class of research activity and breeding Specialized Agencies"
April 24, 1999 (Heisei 11) open
The location: 155-1, Kawaishukucho, Asahi-ku TEL: 045-955-1911 area: 3.7ha
 We were established in plot of yokohama Zoo in 1999. In zoo, it is the first thing in the country that closed precious animal reproduction research facility for the purpose of protection was established. We try for breeding such as Malaysia tapir, kammurishiromuku, kagu with breeding ridge and perform cryopreservation of gamete such as sperm and ovum other than fixed-quantity of sex hormone for gene analysis and breeding for closely related relations between animals and sex judgment with study ridge.
City of Yokohama, Environmental Planning Bureau greenery part Zoo section - March 30, 2016 Making - April 3, 2017 Update
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