Riders aboard the "Zoofari" bus pass by a herd of Fringe-eared Oryx during their hour-long tour of the the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit at the North Carolina Zoological Park in Asheboro, N.C. Thursday. Riders on the open-air vehicle get an exclusive tour for a fee of $20 per person. An experienced zookeeper is the tour guide and discusses facts about the zoo and the nine exhibited species including rhinoceroses, gazelles, greater kudus, ostriches and many exotic antelope.
Riders aboard the "Zoofari" bus pass by a herd of Fringe-eared Oryx during their hour-long tour of the the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit at the North Carolina Zoological Park in Asheboro, N.C. Thursday. Riders on the open-air vehicle get an exclusive tour for a fee of $20 per person. An experienced zookeeper is the tour guide and discusses facts about the zoo and the nine exhibited species including rhinoceroses, gazelles, greater kudus, ostriches and many exotic antelope. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Riders aboard the "Zoofari" bus pass by a herd of Fringe-eared Oryx during their hour-long tour of the the 37-acre Watani Grassland exhibit at the North Carolina Zoological Park in Asheboro, N.C. Thursday. Riders on the open-air vehicle get an exclusive tour for a fee of $20 per person. An experienced zookeeper is the tour guide and discusses facts about the zoo and the nine exhibited species including rhinoceroses, gazelles, greater kudus, ostriches and many exotic antelope. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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