- March 25
A river hippopotamus born Monday is doing well, but its sex hasn't been determined. Keepers and veterinarians have not been able to get close enough to determine if the calf is male or female.
- March 24
The birth of the hippo, the sex of which has not been determined, took place around 6:30 a.m. Monday.
- March 23
Revenue and attendance at SeaWorld have fallen since the release of the documentary "Blackfish," which examined what led a killer whale to drown a trainer in 2010 at SeaWorld's Orlando park.
- March 20
Malnourished sea lions are being rescued in record numbers along the coast. Scientist do not yet know why the animals are struggling.
- March 19
Protesters are asking Mayor Kevin Faulconer to better train officers after a pit bull was fatally shot in Pacific Beach last weekend.
- March 17
Zookeepers will hand-raise the chicks for about two months, when they should be strong enough to rejoin their flock.
- March 12
Just shy of three months into 2015, the parks rescue team has already recorded its highest number of rescues per year in its 51-year history.
- March 12
The gorilla, Joanne, had her own ice cake made with orange juice, pureed yams and sweet potatoes, while a larger one was given to the rest of the troop.
- March 11
San Diego Zoo officials use modern medicine in hopes panda will produce more offspring.
- March 10
The giant pandas at the San Diego Zoo are feeling amorous, but it likely won't be known for awhile if Tuesday's encounter between Bai Yun and Gao Gao will produce offspring.
- March 6
Animal keepers said both already are running throughout their grassy habitat and staying close to the herd.
- March 6
SeaWorld San Diego is suspending the show for at least two weeks to deal with an unprecedented number of sea lion rescues this year.
- March 4
- Midday Edition
The San Diego Audubon Society is sponsoring the Bird Festival, and is emphasizing the environmental and conservation benefits of maintaining bird habitats.
- March 2
The zoo, which is home to one northern white rhino, was awarded $110,000 by the Seaver Institute to fund whole genome sequencing.
- Feb. 18
Malnourished sea lion pups are turning up at rescue centers all along the West Coast. Federal officials say the problem will likely get worse before it gets better.