Nashville Zoo at Grassmerehttp://www.nashvillezoo.org
The Nashville Zoo strives to create a world-class zoological park with appeal to visitors and a strong commitment to species conservation. Major goals include: providing an entertaining and educational experience, increasing the public's understanding and appreciation of the world around them, promoting public awareness of animals and conservation issues and providing the highest code of ethics in the humane care and welfare of our animals. Nashville Zoo is home to 1,500 animals that represent more than 400 different species. The mission of Nashville Zoo is to inspire a culture of understanding and discovery of our natural world through conservation, innovation, and leadership.