Vishakhapatnam Zoo Park successfully organized ‘Wildlife Week 2023’
In an effort to raise awareness about wildlife conservation and celebrate the rich biodiversity of our planet, Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam organized a series of engaging and informative events during 69th Wildlife Week from October 2-8.
The week-long celebration saw enthusiastic participation from people of all ages, with approximately 1500 participants taking part in various activities aimed at connecting people with nature and fostering a love for wildlife.
The events, organized by Vizag Zoo in collaboration with various nature enthusiasts and environmental organizations, were designed to provide both entertainment and education to the participants. Drawing Competition, Tide Pool, Bird Walk, Photography Competition, Nature Trail, Fancy Dress, Herbarium Treasures, Forest Exploration
Walk and many other interesting and informative programs and competitions held for different age groups with different themes. Through these events children and adults showcased their talent, enjoyed and explored the mesmerizing world of tide pools and journey through the zoo’s lush surroundings gives a different experience to all the participants.
Today, October 7th, Fancy Dress competition has been conducted to the kids with the theme of Plants and animals of IGZP. Creative and imaginative costumes added an element of fun and whimsy to the celebrations, allowing participants to embody their favourite wildlife characters.
These events, irrespective of age, brought people together to appreciate the natural world and its importance in our lives. Wildlife Week served as a platform to encourage individuals to take an active interest in wildlife conservation and environmental protection. Vizag Zoo extends its heartfelt gratitude to all the participants, volunteers, and partners who made Wildlife Week a success.
By fostering a deeper connection with wildlife and nature, we hope to inspire a collective commitment to safeguarding our planet’s invaluable biodiversity. And also IGZP conducting Half Marathon Run on October 8th, 2023 in association with Visakha Trail Running Association (VTRA). Around 400 participants registered for the run.