Grasonville in Queen Anne's County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Island in the Marsh: a hummock
Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center
Who takes shelter in the hummock? *Deer and foxes hid in the undergrowth. *Red-bellied woodpeckers and northern flickers nest in the pines. *Bald eagles roost on high branches.
Erected by Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network.
Location. 38° 56.886′ N, 76° 13.734′ W. Marker is in Grasonville, Maryland, in Queen Anne's County. Marker is on Discovery Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grasonville MD 21638, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Working the Waters (approx. 1.6 miles away); Crossing Point (approx. 1.6 miles away); Enemy Occupation (approx. 2.1 miles away); Maryland's Eastern Shore (approx. 2.1 miles away); Byway Destinations (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Byway Destinations (approx. 2.1 miles away); Chesapeake Country National Scenic Byway (approx. 2.1 miles away); Crossing the Narrows (approx. 2.2 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 378 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 2, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.