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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

  • Egg-cellent! Zoo welcomes first condor chicks of 2018 March 19, 2018
    Category: conservation and species recovery, arrivals and departures With two new chicks and nine eggs, Oregon Zoo condors are on track for a great year Two pairs of proud California condor parents welcomed new chicks at the Oregon Zoo's Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation yesterday, kicking off what looks to be great year for the condor […]
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  • Last call for hippos: Poppy and Bubbles move to Texas March 13, 2018
    Category: community, arrivals and departures Fans of the hefty hippopotamus pair can see them at the zoo through March 18 They've been a fixture in Portland for almost two dozen years, but it's time to bid a fond Rose City farewell to hippos Mukenko and Kiboko. The last day to see the pair — more popularly […]
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  • Humboldt beginnings: Season's first penguin chick hatches March 9, 2018
    Category: community, arrivals and departures, exhibit news Video of First Humboldt penguin egg of 2018 hatches Visitors can look for new penguin chick this summer in the zoo's penguinarium After spending a couple of peep-filled days emerging from its shell — and causing quite a stir on social media — a new chick joined the Oregon […]
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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.