You're looking out over... A Productive Nursery
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This is a place where fresh and salt water mix creating conditions which support a great diversity of plants and animals. A plush carpet of underwater grasses provides vital food, habitat, and refuge for aquatic life.
Most life in the sea depends upon these productive coastal bays and other estuaries like it. In this complex web of connections, there is something for everyone.
Erected by Assateague Island National Seashore.
Location. 38° 14.853′ N, 75° 9.288′ W. Marker is near Berlin, Maryland, in Worcester County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Verrazano Bridge (Maryland Route 611) and Marsh View Lane. Touch for map. Marker is located behind the Barrier Island Visitor Center at Assateague Island National Seashore. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7206 National Seashore Lane, Berlin MD 21811, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking
Categories. • Animals • Environment • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2015, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 27, 2015, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2. submitted on August 28, 2015, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 3. submitted on September 6, 2015, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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