Planning a beach party, bonfire or just a day relaxing on the beach?
Don't forget to check the tides and weather, and live Club Cam below. Low tides allow our guests to explore the natural tide pool—a short walk south of The Marine Room toward the cove. The changing tides can also affect the size of our beach.
Twins Mei Lun and Mei Huan, both female, were born July 15, 2013, and currently reside at Zoo Atlanta. Giant pandas give birth to twins about 50% of the time. Reproduction with giant pandas is very challenging.
The primary functions of Bonneville Lock and Dam are electrical power generation and river navigation.There have been various studies on their learning techniques and cognition, with mixed results. They are members of the family , which is the classification for all of the world's bear species, including black bears, brown bears, polar bears, sun bears, spectacled bears and sloth bears. Zoo Atlanta is home to two adult giant pandas, female Lun Lun (born August 25, 1997) and male Yang Yang (born September 9, 1997).They may, however, be compared with other bears in terms of intelligence. Lun Lun and Yang Yang were born at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China and arrived at Zoo Atlanta in 1999.Most fishways enable fish to pass around the barriers by swimming and leaping up a series of relatively low steps into the waters on the other side.The velocity of water falling over the steps has to be great enough to attract the fish to the ladder, but it cannot be so great that it washes fish back downstream or exhausts them to the point of inability to the journey.