2015 Scenic Ohio Awards
The 2015 Scenic Ohio Awards honored Ohio's five certified zoos for creating outstanding scenic, sustainable and educational places for animals, plants and all Ohioans.
The Akron Zoo
The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
The Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
The Toledo Zoo and Aquarium
Special guest speaker was Cathryn Hilker, renowned expert on cheetahs. She spoke of her experience in Africa meeting legendary anthropologist Louis Leakey and being inspired to begin her work of saving cheetahs and other large cats.