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Front Street, Beaufort, NC
Shrimp Trawlers, Beaufort
Trawl gear off an old shrimp boat
Duke’s Nicholas School for the Environment across the water from Beaufort
The deck of the R/V Susan B Hudson
Sorting through the product of a box dredge from the Newport River
Oysters, short-spined and purple urchins, sand dollars, etc.
Patrycia apparently likes urchins
A smooth butterfly ray Gymnura micrura in the live well prior to release
Blackcheek tonguefish Symphurus plagiusa
Lined seahorse Hippocampus erectus
Northern searobin Prionotus carolinus
The view of Beaufort at night from the Duke marine lab
Beaufort may be the pinfish Lagodon rhomboides capital of the world!
Night fishing off the docks = pinfish, black sea bass (above), pigfish, spottail pinfish