The National Zoo has moved its red pandas, including one that escaped last year, to the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Virginia for breeding.
A new home to match their formal attire. For penguins at the Maryland Zoo, work is about to get underway on a new exhibit space.
The National Zoo says breeding season has arrived for the giant pandas after a cub was born last year but died six days later.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says a bald eagle found dead near Cumberland last month died from natural causes, not a gunshot wound.