Getting a new perspective on Assateague
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Getting a new perspective on Assateague

I headed bayside first, because it isn’t something I often do and since I was looking for new perspectives on Assateague, I figured it was the place to…

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Assateague Pony origins are easily traceable
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Assateague Pony origins are easily traceable

The origin of the Assateague ponies has always been portrayed as an unsolvable mystery. What is always mentioned is a legend that they swam ashore from a shipwreck…

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A Trek through Chincoteague’s Taxa
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A Trek through Chincoteague’s Taxa

Taxa are the many different groups biologists use to classify living things. Some are large – like Animalia, the animal kingdom – and others are smaller – like…

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The Wild Ponies of Assateague (21 photos)
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The Wild Ponies of Assateague (21 photos)

Some say the ponies are escapees from a Spanish shipwreck, others say they belonged to early settlers along the Eastern Shore who brought the ponies to the islands…

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Horses and More on Assateague (17 photos)
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Horses and More on Assateague (17 photos)

Assateague Island is just south of Ocean City, Maryland and is home to both a State park and the National Seashore Park. There is camping available for RVs…

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Why You Should Be Visiting Assateague Photos (12 photos)
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Why You Should Be Visiting Assateague Photos (12 photos)

Assateague Island is home to its famous wild ponies. Take a stroll along the beach and you might just run  into one. Here are a few photos from…

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