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29Jun 23

ZIMS at Work: Using ZIMS for Studbooks, Smithsonian scientists discover surprising opportunities to help save an endangered species

In this ZIMS at Work article, we interview Erica Royer, Aviculturist and Red Siskin Consortium Coordinator and Studbook Keeper at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute (NZCBI) in Front Royal, Virginia (United States). Erica shares insights on achieving reproductive success with the endangered Red Siskin, and the impact of using ZIMS for Institutional Studbooks to manage essential information about individual birds, breeding pairs, and hatchlings.
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26Sep 23

ZIMS at Work: Cayman Turtle Conservation Centre Records Vital Data While Protecting Vulnerable Populations

The Cayman Centre's sea turtle records are maintained using the Zoological Information Management System (ZIMS), the world’s largest set of data on species in human care, and stay with the turtle throughout its life. When an individual is released to the wild, it is tagged and the date and location of the release is recorded in ZIMS, along with metrics such as weight and carapace measurements.
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04Sep 23

Added Security to ZIMS with Auth0 Implementation

Signing into the Species360 Zoological Information Management System (ZIMS) will become even more secure. As part of Species360's commitment to the highest security standards to protect our members' data, we will implement Auth0 in ZIMS
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22Aug 23

Hiring: Director of Product Management, Species360

Species360 is seeking a Director of Product Management to lead our phenomenal team of Product Managers and Analysts as they ensure our product development efforts make the broadest impact on our members and overall conservation mission.
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