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While scuba diving off Kosrae, Micronesia, I found this crab, no bigger than a quarter, hiding in a small hole between two anemones.
While boating in Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands, we briefly stopped at this uninhabited island called Nell to admire paradise.
While fishing a plastic bottle out of the ocean I found this tiny crab living on it - he seemed to look longingly back at his ocean home as if disapointed in the pollution.  He was returned to the oce
Snorkeling with spinner dolphins off the Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii.
Nightly, off the Kona Coast of Hawaii, manta rays (Manta birostris) gather to feed on plankton attracted to divers lights.
The arm and tube feet of a crown of thorns starfish while scuba diving off the Kona Coast of the Big Island of Hawaii.  Invasive to Hawaii these starfish are causing destruction of coral reefs.
A creature of the night found while scuba diving  off the Big Island of Hawaii three miles offshore in the middle of the night where the water is 2000+ foot deep.
Humpback whale mother teaching her baby to tail slap.  For over an hour the mother would tail slap and the baby would do what she did, here they were both tail slapping almost in unison.
Humpback whale breaching in the Silver Bank, Dominican Republic
View of the Rio Negra just before it joins with the Rio Solimes to form the Amazon in.  The reflection is of my hotel window just before sunset.
Camouflaged horned toad in his native environment
Dead Tree on the beach
My cousin and her husband on the beach in Beaufort, South Carolina
My cousin Relaxing and being herself.
Bee working on a flower.
Looking out over a Pier at Sands Beach in South Carolina.
Sitting on a Beach in Michigan, The things you notice.
Sunset over Amelia Island
Last Sentinels of the Sandblow
Sunset in Noosa
Clouds
Hangin' out, waiting for the night and dogs to go in
Views from the Beach: 1770, Queensland, Australia
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Dead Tree on the beach

Dead Tree on the beach

TAGS: South Carolina, United States

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© Lori Bemis.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 9, 2011, 9:55 a.m.
Camera Make: SONY
Camera Model: DSC-W70
Focal Length: 6.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/320
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO100
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