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Discovery in Northeast Oregon

Canadian Goose: Elk On the Starkey Experimental Forest and Range in Northeast Oregon, elk are used to determine what sort of nutrition they require, or prefer. This is part of a study to record the changes in vegetation by elk, and also of cattle, at different utilization levels. Classes At The Orchard

Regional Discovery

Places to Discover in the Pacific Northwest!

RSS Oregon Zoo Arrivals and Departures

  • African painted dog Ella welcomes first litter of pups November 15, 2018
    Category: community, arrivals and departures, exhibit news Video of African Painted Dog Ella Welcomes First Litter of Pups First-time mom and her pups are doing well in behind-the-scenes maternity den Ella, a 2-year-old African painted dog at the Oregon Zoo, gave birth to a litter of pups over the Veterans Day weekend. According to keepers, the […]
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  • Red alert: New lemurs join zoo conspiracy November 9, 2018
    Category: arrivals and departures Video of Red-Ruffed Lemurs Go Exploring Zoo welcomes two red-ruffed sisters to the lemur family The Oregon Zoo welcomed two red-ruffed lemurs this week, bringing the total number in the conspiracy — the name for a group of lemurs — to seven. At 2 years old, twin sisters Thalia and Calliope are […]
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  • Zoo says goodbye to beloved Amur tiger Mikhail October 30, 2018
    Category: arrivals and departures One day shy of his 20th birthday, Mik was the oldest of his extremely rare subspecies The Oregon Zoo was deeply saddened today by the loss of one of its most beloved residents — Mikhail, a 300-pound Amur tiger whose playful exuberance belied his extreme old age. "As old as he was, […]
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Think Link Discovery Center has played an active role in the Grand Ronde Valley of Eastern Oregon for close to two decades.  Currently Think Link services are limited.

Think Link Discovery Center was founded in 1995. Think Link is a non-profit community resource that provides a variety of novel, dynamic, thought-provoking educational experiences to expand curiosity, creativity, inventiveness and global awareness in the humanities, arts, and sciences through hands-on educational experiences. Think Link is legally established as a tax exempt charitable organization under the nonprofit 501(c)(3) provisions of the Internal Revenue Service Code.

Think Link is operated by experienced teachers, parents and community members who believe that the successful future of our nature and world is dependent upon decision making by creative, curious, inventive and ethical minds able to solve problems in dynamic and innovative ways.