ZAHP Announces Recipients of 2021 Capacity Building Grant

Since 2017, the Zoo and Aquarium All Hazards Partnership (ZAHP) has been able to provide a total of 43 small grants funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) as a way to help enhance preparedness and response activities in the exotic animal industry (EAI).

This year, ZAHP was excited to award over $70,000 to support capacity-building projects including regional preparedness workshops, safety and transportation equipment, and more. Congratulations to this year’s eight award recipients:

  • Animal Care Software, LLC
  • Fort Worth Zoological Association
  • Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
  • Greensboro Science Center
  • Isis Oasis Sanctuary
  • Island Dolphin Care, LLC
  • North Carolina Aquariums
  • Protect Wild Dolphins Alliance