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The Buzz

Which Wild Animal Are You?




We all can display some wild tendencies every now and then, but if you were an animal walking through one of the District's preserves, which animal would you be?

Finding out is easy. Just answer these 10 questions.

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

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Creature Feature: The Big, Colorful Wild Turkey

11/16/2018

Most of us think of turkey as the star of the Thanksgiving table, but these birds live among us too, right in our own forests and prairies. 

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The Leonid Meteor Shower is Coming This Weekend and Here's What You Need to Know

11/15/2018

It may be cold outside, but this weekend you may want to bundle up, grab some hot cocoa and settle in by a warm fire to watch the show overhead in the nighttime sky.

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Quiz: How Sharp Are You When it Comes to Sandhill Cranes?

11/15/2018

It's that time of year when you'll likely hear sandhill cranes overhead, and possibly see them. But do you know anything about them?

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