Monday, 12 April 2010


Poem 203 of 230:  IN SITU

When faced with a critical view,
    A zoo’s main raison d’être is -
The conservation of species;
    But that should be done in situ.

(C) David Franks 2003

Australian Water Dragon in Symbio Wildlife Park,
N.S.W. Australia; 23/11/2017

Meerkat - out of Africa in Symbio; 23/11/17

Native Snake-Necked Turtle, Symbio; 23/11/17

Red Panda - out of Asia in Symbio; 23/11/17

Koala in Symbio Park; 23/11/17

Sumatran tiger in Australia's Symbio; 23/11/17

Emu in Symbio Wildlife Park; 23/11/2017

Wallaby in Symbio; 23/11/2017

Eastern Grey Kangaroos in Symbio; 23/11/2017

South American penguins at London Zoo,
from Regent's Park Broad Walk; June 2014

Nairobi, Kenya, February 2014

Nairobi Safari Walk

Conservation "In Situ"