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Citizen Science

Collaborate with professional scientists and Sedgwick County Zoo by finding frogs, counting caterpillars, and learning about conservation in our local area.

Aug 23 · Friday

Finding Frogs

All ages

Are you a frog fan (or want to be)? Join us to learn frog basics and common Kansas frog calls. Then put your skills to the test exploring the wetlands at Sedgwick County Zoo.

Caterpillars Count! A Citizen Science Training Program

Come out to Sedgwick County Zoo to learn how and why we count caterpillars (and other tree dwelling arthropods).

FrogWatch USA Training

Interested in how and why we identify frog calls? Learn how you can individually assist in the critical Citizen Science project known as FrogWatch USA.

Conservation Academy

Ages 13-17

Join us for an exciting hands-on look at conservation! In Conservation Academy, students will have the opportunity to assist with multiple Citizen Science projects and learn the basics of environmental interpretation.




Zoo News

Our monthly e-newsletter holds a fun assortment of announcements, discounts, and news so you can stay up to date with Sedgwick County Zoo.

What to Know

We’re excited to see you at the Zoo today! Here are some things to remember during your visit.

Animals Sightings

As always, some animals may not be visible due to weather or other factors. After 4:00 PM, you may see fewer animals during your visit.

Zoo Rules

Please read and follow all Zoo Rules and Policies to respect our guests and animals.