Disney's Animal Kingdom is sharing a recent celebration of one of its gorillas, Grace. Due to the park closure, the team was able to throw her a special princess-themed birthday party for her first birthday. The team created a cardboard princess carriage attached to plastic horses by paper chains for Grace and her family to... Continue Reading →
Disney's 270-acre solar power facility is celebrating its one-year anniversary this week-- and it's just one of the many locations around Walt Disney World that is known as a pollinator garden. Disney Conservation Manager Dr. Zak Gezon, shares tips on how to create pollinator-friendly gardens or garden areas at home. https://youtu.be/hgExNXQra00 Disney has also provided... Continue Reading →
Disney Conservation Fund is rolling out a new Conservation Hero button in celebration of The Lion King. The button features new artwork inspired by the upcoming film. Guests can get these buttons by making a donation of at least $1 to the Disney Conservation Fund at Disney's Animal Kingdom or Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge.
The Disney Conservation Fund (DCF) has awarded more than $5 million in grants to support 76 organizations working to protect nature around the world. Of that $5M, $782,000 is going to seven Florida-based organizations for academic research, wildlife conservation and habitat restoration. Among this year’s grant recipients is the International Rhino Foundation (IRF), which is working to... Continue Reading →