A striking roof on a large home adds color to the marsh at Shem Creek, South Carolina
Fiddler crabs thrive in marsh habitats where the substrate is stable enough to allow for the construction of burrows. They are common at Shem Creek and along the South Carolina coast.
A water channel runs through the marsh around Shem Creek, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina
Shem Creek, Mount Pleasant’s popular waterfront dining and drinking district, has a park and boardwalk offering panoramic views (with chairs too!) of the marsh and Charleston
Huntington State Beach Park at Murrells Inlet on the coast of South Carolina with its Atlantic beach and wetlands inhabited by sea turtles, alligators and rich birdlife. A far-reaching walkway into the marsh allows observation of the wildlife.
Homes on the marsh side of the island beach at Sunset Beach, North Carolina
The marsh with its water inlets provide prime fishing spots at Sunset Beach, North Carolina
A lush marsh separates mainland Sunset Beach, North Carolina from the beach island
An egret wades into the Florida marshes in search for food
If you aren’t careful, you could almost walk into a baby alligator hiding in the Florida marshes