FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Contact: Bill MacQueen 609-865-7938 Cape May County Zoological Society
New Snow Leopard House Erected at Cape May County Zoo – October 9, 2014
Funded entirely by private donations, the snow leopard habitat construction is underway at the Cape May County Zoo. The new holding building was designed specifically to house and breed snow leopards.
Cape May County Park Director Ed Runyon, Zoo Director Dr. Hubert Paluch and Zoo Society Executive Director William MacQueen stand in front of the first panel being installed at the new Walter The pre-cast concrete building was fabricated by Northeast Precast of Millville and panels were trucked to the Zoo. Using a high-tech crane and experienced crew, the building was erected in two days. The exterior exhibit enclosure, constructed of virtually invisible stainless steel mesh, will be installed in November. The exhibit will open Spring 2015 The Zoo Society, official support organization for the zoo, raises funds for capital improvements. The Zoo Society’s current campaign is Big Cat Walk where ZooFriends can honor family or business with a legacy paver. For information visit www.capemaycountyzoo.org or call