New PDF release: Chincoteague and Assateague Islands (Images of America)

By Nan DeVincent-Hayes,Bo Bennett

The thriving barrier islands of Chincoteague and Assateague attract over one million travelers to their beaches each year. adjoining to each other, those parcels of land jutting into the Atlantic have a symbiotic relationship—Chincoteague, a latest, constructed neighborhood that prospers on tourism, is helping allure viewers to neighboring Assateague, which in flip acts as a average buffer opposed to the surging tides and is domestic to Assateague Island National
Seashore, a nation park that gives security for local natural world and relaxation actions for the character lover. Overlapping the border among Maryland and Virginia, Assateague Island continues to be an undisturbed common habitat boasting large wetlands and flora and fauna. pictures of the local population of this zone abound—the ponies, birds, and sea existence take heart level, whereas the sandy dunes and rolling ocean supply a gorgeous backdrop. The households who made the island of Chincoteague their domestic, from as early as 1650, have been a difficult breed and, through the years, made many contributions to the advance in their group. colleges, church buildings, and companies have been established,
bridges have been equipped, roads have been paved, and waterways made navigable—all of this visually documented and now on hand during this amazing volume.

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