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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Bahama Beach Waterpark banana trees put to good use at Dallas Zoo

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During the warm summer months, Bahama Beach Waterpark is a tropical paradise, with palm trees and banana trees located throughout the park. During the winter however, the palm trees are wrapped in burlap and tarps to protect them from the cold, while the ...

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Aquatic Spotlights
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Bachman Pool Open for Lap Swimming

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Bachman Pool reopened for lap swimming on Monday, August 17 after a five month long closure due to COVID-19. Three sessions - morning, mid-day, and early evening, - are offered Monday thru Friday, with sanitizing between each one. Lane reservations can be...

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Aquatic Spotlights
Posted on: November 11, 2020

DFR Swiftwater Crews Team Up with Dallas Aquatics to Keep Skills Sharp

Swiftwater Team in Blue Boats

First responder training and testing doesn’t stop for a pandemic. Just as our lifeguards continuously train to keep their rescue skills sharp, Dallas Fire-Rescue's Swiftwater Technicians must do the same. For DFR, there’s the ...

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Aquatic Spotlights