Thane Maynard

Cincinnati Edition
6:29 am
Tue December 30, 2014

Learn about 50 years of Reptiland in Pennsylvania from the Cincinnati Zoo's Thane Maynard

Clyde Peeling

  In 1964, Clyde Peeling opened Reptiland in Allenwood, Pennsylvania and for the last 50 years, has been educating generations of visitors about the importance of reptiles in nature. Thane Maynard of the Cincinnati Zoo recently had the chance to talk with Clyde Peeling about his half-century at Reptiland.

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1:29 am
Tue November 25, 2014

A teacher and author talks about the benefits of exploring nature with your kids

  Do you remember when you were growing up, playing in creeks and walking through the woods? Have you ever shared some of those experiences with your children?

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1:30 am
Thu November 13, 2014

How a cardiologist helps diagnose zoo animals and how that may advance treatments for humans



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2:30 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Thane Maynard talks about wetlands and the critical need for their restoration

  There was a time not long ago when wetland areas were thought of as useless, or worse, breeding grounds for disease. But wetlands provide values no other ecosystem can, including natural water quality improvement, flood protection, and shoreline erosion control, along with the opportunities they give us to examine and enjoy nature. Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden Director Thane Maynard speaks with Brian Jorg, the Zoo'’s Manager of Horticulture, about the vital role wetland areas play in our ecosystem, and ongoing efforts to preserve and restore them.

The Zoo is holding a native plant sale at its EcOhio Farm this weekend, for information, click here.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
9:40 am
Wed September 3, 2014

The artist/environmentalist behind the Underwater Museum

  The Underwater Museum: The Submerged Sculptures of Jason deCaires Taylor is a one-of-a-kind blend of art, nature, and conservation. The Underwater Museum re-creates an awe-inspiring dive into the dazzling under-ocean sculpture parks of artist Jason deCaires Taylor.

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