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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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The Sounds of the Night: Insects Create a Nocturnal Chorus

8/23/2019

The sounds of the night will be revealed in the upcoming Nocturnal Chorus Hike for Adults, set for Thursday, August 29, at Four Rivers Environmental Education Center.

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A Death Trap for Wildlife: Improperly Disposed of Fishing Line

8/21/2019

Fishing line seems like an innocuous tool, but in reality it's a death trap for untold numbers of wildlife.

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Five Bloody Good Facts About Mosquitoes

8/20/2019

Here's a little something to read while you're busy itching and scratching all those bites.

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