The Oregon Zoo Generally
in Washington Park
Portland, Oregon

A zoo (short for zoological garden or zoological park and also called an animal park or menagerie) is a facility in which animals are housed within enclosures, displayed to the public, and in which they may also breed. [from wikipedia]
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The Entrance
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(Date Photographed: 12:51:20 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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The entrance to the zoo on the right, as seen under a grey, cold overcast sky that threatened rain.


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Rocky Mountain Goat external link
(Oreamnos americanus)
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(Date Photographed: 12:52:56 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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The first exhibit see just beyond the entrance was the Cascade Crest, with its Rocky Mountain Goat.


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Unlit Lights
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(Date Photographed: 12:53:45 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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What appeared to be nets over the entrance, were instead unlit arrays of lights depicting animals. The zoo's light show was still a week in the future, relative to when this photograph was taken.


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A Lake
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(Date Photographed: 15:05:24 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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A lake in the center of the zoo as seen on an overcast day with fog moving in.


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Dew
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(Date Photographed: 15:18:53 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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Dew collected on flowers alongside the path through the zoo. These flowers first bloomed during the last month of autumn.


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Life Cycle
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(Date Photographed: 15:35:25 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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A mosaic on the sidewalk depicted the life cycle of a salmon. From eggs to the adult and then back to eggs again.


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A Crow
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(Date Photographed: 15:56:41 Friday 10 November 2017)
(Date Published: Friday 12 January 2018)
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The outside seating at a restaurant inside the zoo was closed for the winter. The only attendee was a single crow.


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