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When will DC’s famed cherry trees bloom? Find out Wednesday (access required)

WASHINGTON — The predicted peak blooming period for this year’s cherry blossom season in Washington will be announced this week. The window is expected to be announced Wednesday at a press conference at the Newseum. Last year’s peak bloom happened ...

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Want to see underwater at national parks? Md. firm streams 4K video (access required)

A Silver Spring-based documentary and nonfiction video streaming service is launching a new documentary series about what can be found under the waters of national parks. CuriosityStream LLC on Wednesday premiered the seven-part series, “Underwater Wonders of the National Parks,” a day ...

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Here’s when DC cherry blossoms will be in peak bloom (access required)

WASHINGTON — The National Park Service is predicting the peak bloom for Washington’s cherry blossom trees between March 31 and April 3. Organizers of the National Cherry Blossom Festival and the park service announced the projected peak bloom dates on ...

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C&O Canal program puts park advocates aboard Amtrak trains (access required)

CUMBERLAND — The National Park Service is seeking volunteers to tell Amtrak passengers about the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park. The agency said in a statement Wednesday that volunteers have been providing narration aboard Amtrak’s Capitol Limited train ...

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