Detroit Zoo Says “Thanks a Million” to Visitors

The Detroit Zoo is on its way to setting a new attendance record this year. Detroit Zoological Society Director and CEO Ron Kagan says one million people had passed through the gates as of August 6three weeks ahead of last year’s pace. More than 1.4 million people visited the zoo in 2015. Kagan tells WDET’s Pat Batcheller the zoo has spent eight years improving its infrastructure and its programs. Click on the audio player to hear the conversation.


The Detroit Zoo’s Ron Kagan


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Pat Batcheller

Senior News Editor & WDET Host, Morning Edition

Hi, I’m Pat Batcheller, your host for WDET’s Morning Edition. I bring you the news, weather, traffic, and information to help you start your weekday.   Follow @patbwdet

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