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Galapagos Tortoises Return to Memphis Zoo

Memphis Zoo is once again home to Galapagos tortoises. The three brothers, who came to Memphis Zoo by way of Oklahoma City Zoo, are currently on exhibit in the tortoise yards across from the Dragon’s Lair and the Herpetarium. “After a 30-year hiatus, Galapagos tortoises have returned to Memphis Zoo,” said Dr. Steve Reichling, area curator. “We’ve been without this iconic species until just recently, when these three young brothers joined us. We’re very excited to continue our work with this... Read More
Posted by Laura Doty at Tuesday, July 11, 2017