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Officials at Rock Creek Regional Park are urging visitors to avoid Lake Needwood after a toxic substance was found in the water.
There are too many deer in Rock Creek Park eating up all the vegetation. Now there's a plan in place to control them.
National parks in D.C., Maryland and Virginia generated more than $1.8 billion in revenue in 2010 from 58 million visitors and supported more than 22,000 related jobs.
So many deer are crammed into a popular local park that there are plans to bring in sharpshooters for the first time to thin the herd.