Disney’s Animal Kingdom Celebrates 15 Years on Earth Day

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Disney’s Animal Kingdom celebrated its 15th anniversary on Earth Day April 22, 2013. The celebration featured a special opening ceremony led by Josh D’Amaro, vice president of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and Dr. Jackie Ogden, vice president of Animals, Science and Environment, and was highlighted with a performance of “Circle of Life” from the park’s “Festival of The Lion King” cast. Disney’s Animal Kingdom is located at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.