Toss the Tusk

A coalition of conservation organizations are teaming up with AZA-accredited zoos to organize a series of ivory surrender events that encourage public participation in the fight to save elephants from wildlife trafficking.  Taking place at leading zoos accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) across the U.S., the public will be able to bring their unwanted ivory for proper disposal.

Read more in our Press Release.

The list of Toss The Tusk locations and dates are below:

Cheyenne Mountain ZooColorado Springs, COSeptember 28, 2019
Franklin Park Zoo Boston, MA October 5, 2019
Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical GardensLos Angeles, CASeptember 22, 2019
Nashville ZooNashville, TNOctober 19, 2019
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park Eatonville, WA October 26, 2019
Point Defiance Zoo and AquariumTacoma, WAOctober 26, 2019
Oakland ZooOakland, CASeptember 18, 2021