Conservation through Education
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- The Cougar Mountain Zoo and Zoological Society of Washington, a non-profit, tax-exempt, charitable 501(c)3 organization,
are dedicated to increasing the understanding and appreciation
of the Earth’s wildlife and the role of humanity in nature through education,
conservation, propagation and exhibition.
- To serve as a rallying point and a common denominator where people with differing
environmental views can find a common cause and neutral ground.
- To serve the surrounding schools and communities as a Living Classroom through a
broad array of specialized educational programs.
- To give every Zoo visitor individual attention and a special experience.
- To be an important recreational asset for all ages and socio-economic levels.
- To represent a greenbelt in the sea of development for the Puget Sound Region.