JACKSON, N.J. (CBS) — Six Flags Great Adventure is celebrating the birth of a rare Siberian tiger cub. Here’s the new baby, a playful little girl.
She is only the second tiger cub born in the safari in 15 years and her name is Carli!READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Heat Advisory In Effect As Temperatures Hit Record Highs On Saturday
She was named after soccer great Carli Lloyd, who is a native of Delran in Burlington County.READ MORE: Jeffrey Weikel Arrested After Allegedly Firing AK-47, Shotgun At Bensalem Police During Barricade Situation
Siberian tigers are endangered. There are estimated to be fewer than 500 Siberian tigers left in the wild.
Guests will be able to see Carli at the Jackson park’s safari exhibit soon.MORE NEWS: Where To Find Cooling Centers In Philadelphia This Weekend