Albuquerque Biological Park, New Mexico
The Hippo Exhibit includes an indoor/outdoor holding area for 4 hippos with a filtered and ozonated exhibit pool of 180,000 gallons of water. The pool has a gradual depth from 0 to 6 feet. There are 3 naturalized waterfalls that fill the pool and provide water aeration.
This exhibit was designed by VHGA Architect Ray Darnell while working for the City of Albuquerque.