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NOAA's America's Coastlines Collection
Catalog of Images

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Planting "homegrown" wild celery plants as part of Chesapeake Bay Foundation "Bay Grasses for the Masses."
Rocky Point Park, Baltimore, Maryland 1999 May 23
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Planting "homegrown" wild celery plants as part of Chesapeake Bay Foundation "Bay Grasses for the Masses."
Rocky Point Park, Baltimore, Maryland 1999 May 23
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Planting "homegrown" wild celery plants as part of Chesapeake Bay Foundation "Bay Grasses for the Masses."
Rocky Point Park, Baltimore, Maryland 1999 May 23
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Fiddler crab on the beach
Maryland, Lower Patuxent River 1994 October 23
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A flock of sea gulls taking it easy
North Carolina, Outer Banks 1973
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A sea gull in flight
North Carolina, Outer Banks 1973
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Summer homes on a deserted winter beach
North Carolina, Outer Banks 1973
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Summer homes on a deserted winter beach
North Carolina, Outer Banks 1973
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A deserted fisherman's home on the Outer Banks
North Carolina, Outer Banks 1973
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The ribs of a once mighty ship bare on the "Graveyard of the Atlantic."
North Carolina, Outer Banks 1973
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A starfish wrapped around a rock
Tide pools west of Astoria, Oregon 1976
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Pelican in flight
California, Point Loma, San Diego 1996 February 12
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The Thomas Point Lighthouse just north of the mouth of the South River below Annapolis
Maryland, Thomas Point Lighthouse 1997 August 12
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Drum Point Lighthouse, now a museum, stood watch at the mouth of the Patuxent River.
Solomon's Island, Maryland 1985 September
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The Drum Point Lighthouse after being moved to Solomon's Island
Maryland, Solomon's Island 1985 September
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Sailing is a popular pastime on the Chesapeake Bay.
Maryland, Near Annapolis
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A squall line threatens sailors
Maryland, Near Annapolis
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A squall line threatens sailors
Maryland, Near Annapolis
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A storm building over the Patuxent River.
Maryland, Patuxent River 1978 September
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High tide and storm threaten a pier and beach along the Patuxent River.
Maryland, Lower Patuxent River 1985 November 2
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The Snapping turtle, Chelydra serpentina, is easily confused with the alligator snapping turtle. Considered ill-tempered, they feed on invertebrates, fish, reptiles, carrion, etc. and a surprising amount of vegetation. These turtles trapped in the fresh and brackish waters of bay tributaries and sold to restaurants for use in soups and stews.
1978 September
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A female Diamondback terrapin, Malaclemys terrapin, puts the final touches on her freshly laid nest of eggs.
1980 June
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A Great Egret.
Maryland, Patuxent River 1981 August
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A crayfish home along a Calvert County stream. Crayfish use mud balls to create towers over their holes along freshwater streams.
Maryland, Calvert County 1981 June
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A redwing blackbird perching atop reeds in a Patuxent river marsh. Arrow arum plants are in the foreground.
Upper Patuxent River, Maryland 1981 June
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Pickerel weed (Pondeteria cordata) marsh in the Patuxent River. Found in freshwater tidal marshes, it is a source of food for deer.
Upper Patuxent River, Maryland 1981 June
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Pickerel weed (Pondeteria cordata) marsh in the Patuxent River. Found in freshwater tidal marshes, it is a source of food for deer.
Upper Patuxent River, Maryland 1981 June
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Tidal inlet along the western shore of the Cheasapeake Bay.
Maryland, Parker's Creek 1982 February
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A storm is brewing on the lower Patuxent River. Shoreline includes sand, grass, and brush.
Maryland, Lower Patuxent River 1978 September
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A foggy St. Mary's College of Maryland Garden of Remembrance, overlooking the St. Mary's River.
St. Mary's County, Maryland 1970 July
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Fall colors grace St. Johns Pond, a tidal pond off of the St. Mary's River
St. Mary's City, Maryland 1985 November
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Charter boat "Optimist" stands ready at Chesapeake Beach to take its next set of patrons fishing on the Chesapeake Bay.
Maryland, Chesapeake Beach
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A rather rickety looking home pier for a Chesapeake waterman
Smith Point, Virginia 1985 November
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A fleet of small charter fishing boats in port.
Maryland, Fishing Creek, Chesapeake Beach 1986 August 1
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Fishing for blues in the bay - NOAA/NODC employees Melanie Hamilton and Chapman Hom watch as yet another Bluefish comes aboard.
Maryland, Chesapeake Bay 1981 July
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Advection fog and the morning sun coming up over the Chesapeake Bay and Fishing Creek.
Maryland, Chesapeake Beach 1981 June
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Dawn at Fishing Creek looking out towards the Chesapeake Bay. Advection fog and a small fleet of small charter boats at dock.
Maryland, Chesapeake Beach 1981 June
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Overlooking the St. Mary's River from the graveyard at St. Mary's City. St. Mary's City was the first capital of Maryland.
St. Mary's City, Maryland 1970 July
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Sunset over the St. Mary's River from the boathouse at St. Mary's College of Maryland.
St. Mary's City, Maryland 1970 July
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Sunrise overlooking Fishing Creek and the Chesapeake bay through the early morning fog.
Maryland, Chesapeake Beach 1981 June
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Overlooking the St. Mary's River from the campus of St. Mary's College of Maryland.
St. Mary's City, Maryland 1970 July
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Overlooking the St. Mary's River from the campus of St. Mary's College of Maryland.
St. Mary's City, Maryland 1970 July
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Sunset over the Thomas Johnson Bridge joining Calvert and St. Mary's Counties Maryland.
Solomon's Island, Lower Patuxent River, Maryland 1980 September
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Sunset over the Thomas Johnson Bridge joining Calvert and St. Mary's Counties Maryland.
Solomon's Island, Lower Patuxent River, Maryland 1980 September
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Sunset over the Thomas Johnson Bridge joining Calvert and St. Mary's Counties Maryland.
Solomon's Island, Lower Patuxent River, Maryland 1980 September
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Low tide near Gloucester.
Massachusetts, Gloucester Area 1970 July
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Young, unidentified shore bird.
Massachusetts, Gloucester Area 1970 July
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Coastal bay area
Massachusetts, Gloucester Area 1970 July
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Rocky shoreline
Massachusetts, Gloucester Area 1970 July
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St. Mary's College of Maryland student investigating the various seaweeds and invertebrates found in Massachusetts tide pools.
Massachusetts, Gloucester Area 1970 July

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