Resiliency project keeps Assateague’s shoreline protected
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Resiliency project keeps Assateague’s shoreline protected

For the past two weeks, a small region of Assateague‘s shoreline located west of the Verrazano Bridge has been host to construction equipment and dump trucks, temporarily obscuring…

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Join the Flock, Migrate to the Beach for Delmarva Birding Weekend
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Join the Flock, Migrate to the Beach for Delmarva Birding Weekend

This article was originally published on 4/16/15 and was updated on 4/25/18 –ed.  Grab your binoculars, guide books, and checklists — Delmarva Birding Weekend returns for its 23rd year…

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Creature Feature: Maryland’s first sea turtles
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Creature Feature: Maryland’s first sea turtles

A small (but incredible) discovery  At the end of September, a dole of about 100 baby loggerhead turtles emerged from their eggs and began their journey from the…

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Creature Feature: Assateague vs. Chincoteague horses
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Creature Feature: Assateague vs. Chincoteague horses

A tail of two herds You’ve probably heard the terms “Assateague ponies” and “Chincoteague ponies” used interchangeably, so if you’ve ever gotten the two confused or just flat-out…

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Day-tripping on Chincoteague
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Day-tripping on Chincoteague

Chincoteague is a bit of a drive for a day trip–about an hour from Ocean City–but if you’re able to set aside the time, Chincoteague is an incredible…

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Trying out the Assateague Horse ID app
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Trying out the Assateague Horse ID app

I may have only moved to the Shore a few months ago, but I don’t think the beauty of the Assateague horses will ever get old to me.…

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6 ways to get the most out of driving on the Assateague Island Beach
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6 ways to get the most out of driving on the Assateague Island Beach

  On the OSV (over sand vehicles) side of Assateague Island National Seashore, there are miles of unspoiled beaches with ample private space between each beach goer.  For…

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Ocean City Birding Descriptions
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Ocean City Birding Descriptions

Heading down to Ocean City, Md for Delmarva Birding Weekend or a trip to Assateague National Seashore and the surrounding areas for a peek at our magnificent migratory…

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The Rackliffe House: Where history and nature meet
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The Rackliffe House: Where history and nature meet

Even if you don’t know precisely what you’re looking for, it is easy enough to find the Rackliffe House as part of a larger exploration of the Assateague…

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Dog friendly Winter Activities
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Dog friendly Winter Activities

Last Wednesday, The conversation in my house went like this: T: “What do you think? Should we go down to the beach this weekend?” A: “Well, there’s not…

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