A conservation effort dedicated to local plants and animals

Welcome to Wild Toledo!

Wild Toledo

Wild Toledo is a new Zoo initiative to increase the habitat for native plants and animals on Zoo grounds and in the Toledo area, while conserving our native biodiversity.

The program focuses on the following key projects:

Monarch Butterfly Release Program

Native prairie habitat

Native mesopredators

Native birds

Native reptiles and amphibians

Ohio Hellbender Project

Wild Toledo Camera Trap Initiative