Photo of the Week: Winter Oysters

Photo of the Week: Winter Oysters

Photo taken under a pier showing oyster cases exposed by an extremely low tide.

These oyster cages were exposed by extreme low tides during the 2018 "bomb cyclone" that hit the East Coast of the US. This photo was taken on Thomas Point, January 4, 2018.

Photo Credit: Morgan Dwyer

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—Morgan Dwyer

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