Explorers are teen volunteers that help the Zoo through a variety of duties that include zookeeper assistance, special events, grounds maintenance, construction and education programs.
The Zoo Explorer Post is a coed program of Boy Scouts of America. It is sponsored by the City of Alexandria.
Here are a few requirements:
Explorer (teen volunteer) training is held once a year at the end of May. Applications are accepted during March & April. Application deadline April 30, 2017.