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The Tisch Family Zoological Gardens, the Biblical Zoo in Jerusalem

Org #13874
Vetted since 2013 Site Visit Verified
1993
year founded
$111,742
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
1
projects funded

Mission

Topreserve rare animals and species threatened with extinction. Prominently featured in the collection are animals from the Land of Israel, with special emphasis on those species mentioned in the Bible. To develop and conduct educational activities and outreach programs that will cultivate and nurture the values of nature conservation and wildlife protection among the general public; to enhance public awareness of environmental issues and encourage a love of animals. To create a rich and diversified recreational atmosphere in beautiful surroundings, which subtly promote an appreciation of nature and of the environment. To conduct research that involves the preservation, breeding, ... read more

Projects (11)

Bringing Biblical Deer to the Holy Land
Israel / Animals
Help Save the Sumatran Tiger
Israel / Animals
Saving Israel's Otters
Israel / Animals
Save Israel's Birds of Prey
Israel / Animals
Save the Negev Desert Tortoise!
Israel / Animals
Education as a Bridge Between Communities
Israel / Education
Bring Back Israel's Diving Ducks
Israel / Animals
 
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Project Leaders
Rachael Risby Raz
Rachael Risby Raz
Team
Nili Avni-Magen, Noam Werner, Sigalit Hertz-Dvir, Dror Kastel, Shai Doron, Tova Bar Nir, Rachael Risby Raz
Organization Information
P.O. Box 898
Jerusalem, Israel 91008
Israel
+972 2 6750111

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4257390145
Organization Information
P.O. Box 898
Jerusalem, Israel 91008
Israel
+972 2 6750111

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4257390145

Project Reports

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Jul 9, 2019
Summer News 2019
Greetings from Jerusalem. Another busy summer is in full swing. In May, we had many visitors for the holiday of Eid Al Fitr and the festival of Shavout, which came one directly after the other this...
Jul 9, 2019
Summer News 2019
Greetings from Jerusalem! In the past months, we have analysed the trail camera data from the "hot-spots" in the nature reserves and have been encouraged to see, for the first time in the project,...
Jun 26, 2019
A Challenge at the Aquarium
The major challenge the Aquarium faced this past quarter was the discovery of a potentially devastating parasitic disease in the Large Red Sea Tank. The sharks and the rays were removed from the main...
 
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