The Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium is located in Tacoma, Washington, USA on 28 acres (113,000 m2) in Point Defiance Park. They are proud to participate in a number of wildlife conservation projects in the United States and around the globe. Most of these efforts are directly tied to the animals represented at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium. With its Pacific Rim theme, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium concentrates on animals from countries bordering the Pacific Ocean.
The zoo’s Conservation Committee (Tacoma, Washington, USA) is supporting the Blue-throated Macaw fund for the 4th year with a grant of $2,589. Since 2005 Point Defiance has donated almost $10,000 to this project.