Celebrating and Saving Wildlife
The mission of the Detroit Zoological Society is to:
-demonstrate leadership in wildlife conservation and animal welfare.
-provide a broad audience with outstanding and unique educational opportunities that lead to the appreciation and stewardship of nature.
-inspire our community with engaging, meaningful and memorable experiences.
-provide innovate zoological facilities that contribute to the region's economic vitality.
-demonstrate organizational excellence consistent with a commitment to outstanding service, progressive resource management and environmental leadership.