Congratulations to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, which received the Association of Zoos and Aquarium’s (AZA) Top Honors Award for Exhibit Design (for the annual operating budgets under $5 million category) for its Penguin Coast exhibit!

Keith Winsten, director of the Brevard Zoo and chair of AZA’s Honors and Awards Committee, noted, "As the highest honor for new exhibits, this award recognizes The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore’s innovation and commitment in designing a dynamic, immersive habitat that provides the best in animal care and public education to help connect people with nature."