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Disney to Create Avatar Land at DAK


On Tuesday, the Walt Disney Company announced a licensing agreement with James Cameron and others, granting Disney the exclusive global theme park rights to the intellectual property from the movie Avatar and its forthcoming sequels.

Big Additions to!

3/16/10 We're excited to bring you two new developments here at First, we've created a slimmed-down mobile version of our site. And in a related development, we've just released an iPhone App for use while touring the Animal Kingdom!

Gorilla Girl Born at Animal Kingdom

3/6/10 The western lowland gorilla family group at the Pangani Forest Exploration Trail welcomed its newest member last month. Lilly, the first gorilla born at the Animal Kingdom in over ten years, was born on February 19 to Kashata and Gino.

Baby Boy Gibbon Born at Animal Kingdom

2/15/10 For the fourth time since its founding, Disney's Animal Kingdom® has welcomed a new member to the family of white-cheeked gibbons that live in Asia. A baby male was born on February 2 to Melaka, the mother of the family that also includes two daughters, Suki and Tuyen.

Disney Names New Animal Kingdom VP - again!

1/25/10 Just six months into the job, Kevin Lansberry is out as Vice President in charge of Animal Kingdom. Lansberry will be replace by Michael Colglazier, who had been in business development and strategic planning.

Update - Baby Obama Has New Friends

1/2/10 It's been a banner year for rhino babies, as two more boys have joined Obama, the son of Animal Kingdom native Nande, at Ziwa Rhino Sanctuary in Uganda.

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Two baby giraffes born at Animal Kingdom 10/15/09

Animal Kingdom Gets Centralized FASTPASS Tests 7/24/09

Disney Names New Animal Kingdom VP 7/20/09

White Rhino Born in Uganda to AK Native 7/16/09

Yeti said to have returned in full force 7/4/09

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