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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

  • Zoo says goodbye to rescued river otter B.C. April 15, 2019
    Category: community, arrivals and departures B.C., an American river otter known for his playful antics and outstanding parenting skills, was humanely euthanized last week following a battle with pancreatic cancer. Orphaned as a pup near Star City, Ark., B.C. was initially taken in by the Little Rock Zoo in 2009. He found his forever home the […]
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  • Zoo welcomes rare Amur tiger sisters March 26, 2019
    Category: arrivals and departures Video of Oregon Zoo welcomes rare Amur tiger sisters Eloise and Bernadette are 2-year-old tiger siblings from Milwaukee It's double the fun in Tiger Plaza this week as the Oregon Zoo welcomes two new Amur tigers, sisters Eloise and Bernadette. The 2-year-old big cats are settling in well at their new home, […]
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  • Wild bald eagles settle in above Oregon Zoo eagle habitat March 20, 2019
    Category: arrivals and departures The majestic birds have been seen caring for their offspring, visiting the pool Sharp-eyed visitors to the Oregon Zoo have been noticing some impressive new animals lately. For the past few weeks, a family of wild bald eagles has been perching among the tall Douglas firs of the zoo's thickly forested Great […]
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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.