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Summary of Yokohama City Univ. Zoo

Last update date July 11, 2020

Yokohama Zoo ZOORASIA (the outside site) (designated manager: association of public interest incorporated foundation Midori, Yokohama-shi)

"Zoo which can learn as general zoo representing Yokohama-shi although anyone is a pleasure"
It is zoo which is the newest in primary opened Yokohama in 1999. We released "savanna in Africa" entirely in April, 2015, and plottage became 45.3ha largest in the country. The garden consists of eight climatic zones from "Asian tropical forest" to "savanna in Africa", and exhibit space becomes "biotope display" that reproduced biotope. We raise okapi and Indra ion, a lot of animals of first in Japan visit including perception unreasonableness argus pheasant.

About Yokohama Zoo
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Opening of the park day April 24, 1999 (Heisei 11)
The location 1175-1, Kamishiranecho, Asahi-ku, Yokohama-shi
Area 45.3ha
Telephone 045-959-1000

Nogeyama Zoo (the outside site) (designated manager: association of public interest incorporated foundation Midori, Yokohama-shi)

"Zoo which small child comes across animal for the first time, and contact, none of the life feeling zoos visit casually, and rests happily, and is healed"
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.

About Nogeyama Zoo
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Opening of the park day April 1, 1951 (Showa 26)
The location 63-10, Oimatsucho, Nishi-ku, Yokohama-shi
Area 3.3ha
Telephone 045-231-1307

Makigahara little child Zoo (the outside site) (designated manager: association of public interest incorporated foundation Midori, Yokohama-shi)

We raise mainly on Japanese chicken and contact animal as share garden of Nogeyama Zoo in "Kodomo Natural Park" of Asahi Ward and display.

About Makigahara little child Zoo
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Opening of the park day April 28, 1979 (Showa 54)
The location 65-1, Oikecho, Asahi-ku, Yokohama-shi (Kodomo Natural Park)
Area 0.2ha
Telephone 045-351-5442

Kanazawa Zoo (the outside site) (designated manager: association of public interest incorporated foundation Midori, Yokohama-shi)

"Notice about life and environmental importance while feeling nature which is full of contact of animals and green in southern Yokohama to be; "discovery of breath! Bodily sensation zoo"
Copy of ward of the United States was opened the first in Kanazawa nature park as share garden of Nogeyama Zoo in 1982. Afterwards, it became Kanazawa Zoological Gardens from Nogeyama Zoo independently in 1988 and was opened by completion of ward of Africa entirely 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.

※Kanazawa nature park is available during closure. In addition, up to 50 can park only in the front Exit parking lot along bamboo grass lower Kamariya road.

About Kanazawa Zoo
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Opening of the park day March 17, 1982 (Showa 57)
The location 5-15-1, Kamariyahigashi, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama-shi
Area 12.8ha (Kanazawa nature park)
Telephone 045-783-9100

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

"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"
We were established in plot of Yokohama Zoo in 1999. In zoo, this is the first time that closed precious animal reproduction research facility for the purpose of protection was established in the country. 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.

About Preservation and Research Center, City of Yokohama
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Opening of the park day April 24, 1999 (Heisei 11)
The location 155-1, Kawaishukucho, Asahi-ku (Yokohama Zoo breeding zone)
Area 3.7ha
Telephone 045-955-1911

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Environmental Planning Bureau greenery part Zoo section

Telephone: 045-671-4124

Telephone: 045-671-4124

Fax: 045-633-9171

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