Nature & Science
NPS - Gant
Fort Washington Park offers visitors an exciting chance to see many of the birds and animals of the mid-atlanitc region. The park protects over 900 acres of varied habitat from the shoreline on the Potomac to meadows and forest.
Did You Know?
Groundhogs, also known as woodchucks are one of the few animals that actually hibernate in Winter. In Spring when trying to attract a mate they will whistle to communicate, leading to another alternative name, the whistle pig.