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Real heroes from the Indianapolis Zoo, share their compelling animal conservation stories and tips on what you can do to protect animals in the wild.

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Sarah Bachman with Polar Bears International talks about her experiences with polar bears and her work with Polar Bears International and the Indianapolis Zoo to save these iconic bears.

Our special guest is Karen Waterfall the Area Manger of Oceans for the Indianapolis Zoo. She has worked for the Zoo for over 15 years and has a passion for penguins. She has been involved with the care of penguins here at... more

In this episode of Wildlife Heroes, Indianapolis Zoo's Richard Reams (manger of the Desert Biome), shares his experiences with endangered iguanas.

In this episode, Wildlife Heroes host Maura Giles interviews Indianapolis Zoo Vice President of Conservation Norah Fletchall. Fletchall recently returned from a tiger-tracking trip in Russia.