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We're All Rooting For The Snowy Owl Hit By A Bus!

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 02.03.2014 | Green

We can very much understand if this incident stirs up more anti-Washington sentiment. A snowy owl was, and this is hard to even think about, hit by...

Snowy Owl Is Hit By Bus In Downtown D.C., Taken To National Zoo For Treatment

AP | Posted 04.01.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — A rare snowy owl recently searching for food in the nation's capital and perching at The Washington Post was apparently hit by a b...

Squirrels, Raptors Have A New Best Friend In Washington

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 09.05.2013 | Green

Indigenous wildlife in the nation's capital goes well beyond Democrats and Republicans. In fact the District has "hundreds of species," says Anne ...

Snakes Fall From Trees At D.C. Playground

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 05.29.2013 | DC

This sounds more alarming than it ought: Snakes may be falling from trees at a D.C. playground. And the playground is built on top of two old cemeteri...

D.C.'s Bald Eagle Family Is Totally Wonderful To Watch

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 04.17.2013 | DC

In case you needed a new way to gawk at awesome baby animals while you're at work: A family of bald eagles -- two babies and their parents -- living i...

LOOK: Adorable Ducks Take A Guided Tour Through D.C.

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 03.01.2013 | DC

Around 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Harald Olsen, a Korean translator looking for work -- "casualty of the sequester," he says -- thought he was about to go h...

Arin Greenwood

LOOK: AMAZING Northern Virginia Wildlife Photos

HuffingtonPost.com | Arin Greenwood | Posted 02.08.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Brian Balik is looking for flying squirrels. In Northern Virginia. "That's right, the D.C. area is home to many flying squirrels," he...

Hospitality for Our New Neighbors

Jim Monsma | Posted 12.07.2012 | DC
Jim Monsma

The District of Columbia does not have -- nor has it ever had -- a wildlife rehabilitation center for all the unfortunate victims of human activity. A group of us is working to change that.