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Ascending to 14,410 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning six major rivers. Subalpine wildflower meadows ring the icy volcano while ancient forest cloaks Mount Rainier’s lower slopes. Wildlife abounds in the park’s ecosystems. A lifetime of discovery awaits.
The European Magpie - Pica pica, is a resident breeding bird throughout Europe, much of Asia and northwest Africa. The European Magpie is one of the most intelligent birds, and it is believed to be one of the most intelligent of all animals.