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GOP: Obama Administration Stonewalling on Wind Farm Bird Deaths

House Republicans complain the Obama administration is refusing to turn over documents related to enforcing environmental laws at wind farms where dozens of eagles and other protected birds have been killed.

03/26/2014

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Smithsonian Hails Baby Boom of Endangered Species

Officials at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Virginia say they’ve had a baby boom of endangered species in recent months and are sending some animals to other facilities.

06/23/2013

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After Decades Cuban Crocodiles Born At D.C. Zoo

For the first time in nearly 25 years, the National Zoo in Washington has hatched critically endangered Cuban crocodiles with hopes of helping sustain the species.

07/20/2012

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2 Endangered Fishing Cats Born At National Zoo In Washington

The National Zoo says it is celebrating a milestone with the birth of two fishing cats, an endangered species.

06/13/2012

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