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Zoo Atlanta Recieves Final Inspection

 ATLANTA - September 14, 2010 - Zoo Atlanta has received the final inspection report from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) following a September 9 assessment of the circumstances surrounding a tiger rattlesnake’s escape from quarantine on August 27, 2010. During a thorough examination of all Zoo Atlanta facilities, DNR inspectors noted the three points below as the only areas requiring correction.

 

As to the cause of the snake’s escape, the DNR report validated the original conclusion made by Zoo Atlanta officials during a previous internal investigation, attributing the incident to human error.

Atlanta Braves Fifth Annual “Breast Cancer Awareness Night” presented by Publix

The Braves will honor those who have courageously battled breast cancer on Sunday, September 12, with “Breast Cancer Awareness Night” presented by Publix and in partnership with American Cancer Society’s Making Strides for Breast Cancer. Breast cancer survivors will receive a free ticket to watch the Braves take on the St.