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NOAA Photo Library Image - theb4055

Chesapeake Bay Diamond Shoal Project. This project was for the purpose of mapping oyster habitat for the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. This continued a function of the Coast Survey that began in the 1870's with mapping the oyster beds of Maryland, Virginia and many of the eastern seaboard and Gulf Coast states.

Image ID: theb4055, NOAA's Historic Coast & Geodetic Survey (C&GS) Collection

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