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Memory of Lane Graves honored with new zoo safari area

Posted: 5:30 PM, Oct 08, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-08 18:35:32-04
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OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium says a new section of the Wildlife Safari Park is now open thanks to people honoring the memory of Lane Graves who often went to see the Bison.

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According to a release from the zoo, the Bison Overlook and Nature Play Area gives visitors ADA-accessible view of buffalo as they lived on the planes via a 600-square foot viewing deck which is surrounded by playground mulch. The area will also feature a nature-based playground which they say offers chances to explore, learn and play.

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