Saturday, January 23, 2010

See the Zoo

Online visitors can see S.D. Zoo
Google street view shows much of park

BALBOA PARK — Animal lovers no longer have to travel to Balboa Park to see their favorite meerkats and monkeys, as the San Diego Zoo has become the first in the nation to be explorable on Google’s online street-view feature.

The effort is part of a project by Google to use tricycle-mounted equipment to capture images of places the organization deems “interesting and fun” that were not accessible with the cars that were used for street views along roads.

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