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The Buzz

Is Your Wildlife Knowledge Worthy of a Gold Medal?

The Olympics in South Korea are just around the corner, and while the likes of beavers, coyotes, turkeys and hummingbirds won't be competing for any hardware, they have some incredible abilities just like those well-trained athletes.

While it's easy to tell the difference between various animals based on appearances, can you differentiate them based on some of their behaviors? 

Take the quiz to find out. 

Note: If on a mobile device, click here to take the quiz.

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Coyotes?


See if you can ace the test.

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Creature Feature: The Elusive, Fast Flying Merlin


These birds are smaller than most falcons, known for their powerful flying and astute hunting abilities. 

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Injured Hummingbirds Bring Big Challenges for Wildlife Rehabbers


They eat constantly, fly in excess of 30 mph and weigh less than a nickel, and it's that combination which can make diagnosing and treating an injured hummingbird quite the gargantuan task. 

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