What's new at the NEW Zoo: high wind effect

SUAMICO (WLUK) -- Surrounded by trees, a high wind advisory creates a tricky situation for workers NEW Zoo with animal safety a top priority.

The National Weather Service issued a high wind advisory Wednesday for much of eastern Wisconsin, including the northeast region.

Strong wind gusts can topple tall trees, posing a threat for animals still roaming outside down below.

Neil Anderson, NEW Zoo and Adventure Park Director, gave a look at how the zoo keeps some of its animals safe.


The NEW Zoo is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For visitor information, visit the zoo's website at:

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