SUN-STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES
Children from Allyson Hall's third-grade science class at St. Paul's school draw the animals while on a field trip to Applegate Zoo in Merced Thursday.

The buildings that house the animals at the zoo were buildings originally built in Applegate Park under the WPA.
SUN-STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES Children from Allyson Hall's third-grade science class at St. Paul's school draw the animals while on a field trip to Applegate Zoo in Merced Thursday. The buildings that house the animals at the zoo were buildings originally built in Applegate Park under the WPA. Merced Sun-Star
SUN-STAR PHOTO BY LISA JAMES Children from Allyson Hall's third-grade science class at St. Paul's school draw the animals while on a field trip to Applegate Zoo in Merced Thursday. The buildings that house the animals at the zoo were buildings originally built in Applegate Park under the WPA. Merced Sun-Star