Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

 

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What does EARTH Ltd. do?

Our non-profit organization exists to educate the public about the environmental issues that animals, eco-systems and our global community face today. Our hands-on and interactive educational presentations take place not only at Southwick’s Zoo, but also off-site through mobile educational programs. Click HERE to learn more about EARTH Ltd. and our programs.

How can I get involved with EARTH Ltd.?

The best way to support and benefit from our organization is to become an EARTH Ltd. member! We also offer internships for college students and recent college graduates seeking experience working with animals and in other areas of Southwick’s Zoo.

As always, any donation is greatly appreciated. It is only with your help and support that we can continue our ever-growing work and efforts, so please consider making a donation if you are able.

Why should I become a member?

Members receive various benefits. The main benefit being free admission to Southwick’s Zoo for the duration of your memberships. Members also receive discounts on Wild Adventure Spring and Summer Programs as well as Junior Zookeeping. They also receive a discount on rhino encounters. We also have a few free members only events after-hours at Southwick’s Zoo during the zoo season. Members also often receive discounts or perks when purchasing admission to our fundraising events such as Winos for Rhinos and Lions, Tigers, and Beers.

Can my kids get involved too?

Part of our mission is to help educate and increase conservation awareness in children of all ages. There are a number of ways for kids to get involved with EARTH Ltd. We offer day camps during Spring and Summer breaks for children. We also offer Junior Zookeeping for younger kids.

Where does the money from my membership go?

Membership costs go toward supporting all facets of our non-profit, both big and small. This includes monetary support for conservation efforts, docent training, international student housing, educational seminars, animal care, Zoo education, summer program activities, teaching materials, and research programs!