Long Island Zoos & Animal Sanctuaries

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"Heat Advisory" ...Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday... * heat index values...around 100 due to temperatures near 90... and dewpoints in the lower 70s. * Timing...highest heat indices Monday afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of the heat and humidity will increase the risk for heat related health issues...especially for the elderly...those with chronic health problems such as lung and heart disease...those working outdoors...and other heat sensitive groups of people. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A heat advisory is issued when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 100 to 104 degrees for two consecutive hours. To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency...call 9 1 1. -- Monday Jul.25 16,02:00 AM

If you have a passion for animals, than make sure to check out one of the Long Island zoos or animal sanctuaries, which are home to both local wildlife and exotic animals alike. Experience the wilder side of nature by visiting an animal sanctuary and experience local wildlife in their natural habitat, and learn more about the Long Island Ecosystem, and the great outdoors right here in our own backyard. If unique species from around the globe is what interests you, make sure to check out one of the Long Island zoos, home to many different kinds of exotic animals, giving you a rare glimpse into the untamed side of nature.

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