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Jackson Zoo to break ground on new education center

A groundbreaking is scheduled Thursday at the Jackson Zoological Park on the Gertrude C. Ford Education Center.

The facility will feature classroom space and unique animal exhibit space.
     
The $1.5 million center is the final component of the four-acre Wilderness Mississippi area of the zoo, which opened in 2006 and displays more than 100 species of animals.

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