Are you good at cracking codes? These four lists contain encoded words about bald cypresses and plants and animals that live in a bald cypress swamp. After you have figured out one of the words in a category, use the known letters to help decipher the other words in the list. There is a different code for each category.

Birds Found In Bald Cypress Swamps

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K W X S V X U V N C U

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W Z W P Q W I O T J Z W X Z U S V

I G V X U S V I F W V N T W

R S I X N Z R J K W V M T S V

M W T P S W A T S

A V S W X M T N S U S V G I

V N M J - X U V G W X S P U N L L Q I A M Q V P

Plants Found In Bald Cypress Swamp

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K E L S Z B J W P J J E H H E E Q

K H P Y A P G P R B P

A B J K C Y Y E W

H C W S B J O B J J F

D B H B R H B B Q

I C W W P Y E W M B J W

O R L B M R P T

Words That Describe A Bald Cypress

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E A K K Q

J N Q L X K A

H K J T P A K B L B R T Q R

Z T W G T Y W K

B W N O - E A N O L Q E

W N Q E - W L Z K H

O T R K A - W N Z L Q E

N A Q T C K Q R T W

C T U K B R L J

Mammals Found In Bald Cypress Swamps

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P F L L K K S

H K I V E G P S J Q C X S O H T I X P P G Q

P G M J K A

D F P H E P F Z Z X V

Y X P O X S X F K R K H H I D

Q G F H V H E P G B

Z G F Y G P

P X Y G P K V V G P

Solutions

Birds Found in Bald Cypress Swamps: ovenbird, waterthrush, barred owl, pileated woodpecker, Acadian flycatcher, northern parula, Kentucky warbler, bald eagle, great blue heron, ruby-throated hummingbird

Plants Found in Bald Cypress Swamps: lizard's tail, sweet pepperbush, water hemlock, southern arrowweed, swamp azalea, persimmon, winterberry, jewelweed, cinnamon fern, blue flag

Words that Describe a Bald Cypress: deciduous, green, conifer, decay resistant, valuable, slow-growing, long-lived, water-loving, ornamental, majestic

Mammals Found in Bald Cypress Swamps: white-tailed deer, muskrat, raccoon, southern flying squirrel, red fox, marsh rabbit, Virginia oppossum, least shrew, beaver river otter