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National Zoo proposes 10-year panda lease

WASHINGTON -- Officials at the National Zoo have made a 10-year, $2.5 million offer to lease...China and Atlanta by 2007, zoo officials said. The National Zoo, one of the few U.S. zoos that charge no admission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/05/tec_265069.shtml
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Wildlife biologists work to control the deer population

...hooves." Bill McShea, a wildlife biologist at the National Zoo in Washington, D.C., is instructing a handful of...time has come. At the 3,200-acre campus of the National Zoo's Conservation and Research Center near Front Royal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/17/liv_12930.shtml
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New breeding techniques may mean more pandas

...giant panda born this summer at the National Zoo is a celebrity, the roly-poly...artificial insemination procedures by National Zoo-trained Chinese researchers...mostly in Sichuan province. National Zoo officials say they expect to send...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/08/liv_20963.shtml
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Libby Seguin

...and then moved over to the Navel District of Washington where she retired from in 2000. She was a volunteer at the National Zoo for many years. She enjoyed traveling, gardening, nature, bird watching, and spending time with her family and...

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Panda born at Atlanta zoo travels to China

...morning.Mei Lan flew to Washington, D.C., where she was joined by Tai Shan, a panda cub born in 2005 at the National Zoo. The plane then flew to Chengdu, China.FedEx employees designated as members of the company's "panda team" wore...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-02-05/panda-born-atlanta-zoo-travel
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Tourism campaign centers on cultural exploration

...hottest tickets in town; details at the Web site for the National Zoo, http://www.fonz.org. Also for visitors heading...event. CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL: March 25-April 9. NATIONAL ZOO: Timed viewing passes to see the panda cub are free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/25/liv_35726.shtml
Life & style
Across Georgia

...month that the 7-year-old panda was showing symptoms of pregnancy, just after a giant panda cub was born at the National Zoo in Washington. There is no pregnancy test for giant pandas, so the Atlanta Zoo was relying on Lun Lun's behavior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/04/met_443437.shtml
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Knoxville Zoo opens exhibit of unusual creatures

...Brevard, the other closest zoos to Knoxville with naked mole-rats include Louisville, Ky.; Cincinnati and the National Zoo in Washington D.C. "They've always been very popular, especially with kids, because they're very active and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/21/liv_78181.shtml
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Team titles intend no disrespect

...Well, speaking of Washington, Hollis Wells, a fourth-grader at Bel Air Elementary School sends a postcard from the National Zoo. She writes: "I am having a great time. I got to go to the White House yesterday. I can't wait to get back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/17/kir_313320.shtml
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Across the area: Residents report chemical cloud

...will stay in Atlanta 10 years for a reproduction research project, raised the U.S. panda population to six. The National Zoo in Washington has one, and the San Diego Zoo has three, including a cub born Aug. 21. GEORGIA Mother accused in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/06/met_272913.shtml
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