By Mary Rourke / The Bulletin
October 24, 2008
LOS ANGELES — Les Scho-bert, a former general curator at the Los Angeles Zoo who advocated more open space and less isolation for elephants, chimpanzees and other animals in captivity, has died. He was 61.
Schobert died Oct. 14 at his home in La Quinta, Calif., according to Gretchen....