Take Five City Fashions Rest Stop for Weary Beavers

Beavers get tired too. For that reason, Berlin has fashioned a mini rest stop for the furry animals to take a break as they swim through the city in the Spree River. It marks a significant change since the times when Berliners saw beavers as a tasty treat during Lent.
Von Christopher Lawton
A beaver nibbles on the bark of a willow branch. In the middle of Berlin, there is now a resting place for beavers.

A beaver nibbles on the bark of a willow branch. In the middle of Berlin, there is now a resting place for beavers.

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