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It will be located on the upper level of the Pinniped pavilion.
In the Moscow Zoo, the construction of a complex of premises for the zoological service “Zoologist’s House” is nearing completion; it will be located on the top floor of the Pinnipeds pavilion. Monolithic work has already been completed, now specialists are assembling the roof and finishing the premises, the head said Moscow Construction Department Rafik Zagrutdinov.
Construction of the Pinnipeds pavilion began in 2020. By the end of this year, there will be six pools with the effect of an artificial wave, walruses, sea lions, northern fur seals and seals will swim there. It will be a modern complex for keeping, exhibiting and studying marine animals. Pavilion area after reconstruction will be 5400 square meters.
Experts strive to provide all conditions for keeping marine animals, to create an environment that will be as close to natural as possible and take into account international rules and regulations.
In addition, an additional entrance is being built at the zoo and a pedestrian bridge across Bolshaya Gruzinskaya Street is being reconstructed, connecting the old territory of the zoo with the new one. The updated bridge will resemble a swirling sea wave in shape thanks to decorative fences made of aluminum alloys. Length of structure will be 22 meters, height – 12 meters.
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