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Welcome to the community wiki for Davis, California, USA! This project is an interconnected community effort to explore, discuss and compile anything and everything about Davis — especially the little, enjoyable things. This entire site is maintained by the people who use it: Everyone can edit this website!

If you're new, check out the Introduction. Or perhaps try reading a random page: Nimbus Salmon and Steelhead Hatchery.

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Turkeys in Davis

yargobblegobble-avast.jpg During this Holiday season, including what some refer to as Turkey day, let's not forget the majesty that is the Turkey. While some enjoy eating said bird, others enjoy watching the sometimes quirky and regal behavior of Ben Franklin's favorite bird that almost became our national symbol.

Around town you might see some wild roamers by the cemetery district or over by the sustainable research area, including the student farm ,domes and the experimental college community gardens. Or the weekend before thanksgiving the annual turkey trot brings out a lot of turkeys of another kind.

For those more adventurous check out Branigan's Turkey Farm near town, famed for supplying turkeys to the White House under President Reagan.

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Mystery Picture

Do you have a good Mystery Picture?
How's your Davis knowledge? Where around Davis was the following picture taken? Take a guess!

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Hint: Located downtown!

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Please edit this page and add your own picture! Instructions for changing the mystery picture are available in the "info" page for this page.

Unsolved Mysteries! Guesses and spoilers! - Older mystery pictures are saved and cataloged. Here are some helpful non-binding rules on what makes a good mystery picture.

Wiki News

2013-02-26 DavisWiki.org and other sites on our server experienced many hours of downtime today. Things should be back to normal now. Technical details here.

2012-12-16 We experienced a few hours of downtime this morning and yesterday morning. Currently investigating possible causes.

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Check out the discussion for commentary on the news...

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