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Virtual Field Trip

Life in the Bay Slide Show

©Mark & Carol Archambault. The contents of this slide show are used with the permission of Mark and Carol Archambault. All rights reserved. No portion whatsoever may be reproduced without express written permission from Mark Archambault and Carol Archambault.

Click on an individual/species group to go directly to that page within the Slide Show:

A: Alewife | Amphipod | Bay Anchovy | Silver Anchovy | Sea Anemone
B: Black Sea Bass | Striped Bass | Blood Worm | Young Bluefish | Blue Runner | Brant | Butterflyfish
C: Capelin | Hard-shelled Clam | Soft-shelled Clam | Clam Worm | Bluespotted Cornetfish | Blue Crab | Black-fingered Mud Crab | Fiddler Crab | Green Crab | Hermit Crab | Horseshoe Crab | Jonah Crab | Japanese Shore Crab | Lady Crab | Mole Crab | Spider Crab | Wharf Crab | Atlantic Croaker
D: Damselfish | Diamondback Terrapin | Smooth Dogfish
E: American Eel | Egret & Ibis | Snowy Egret
F: Beach Fleas | Windowpane Flounder | Winter Flounder
G: Goosefish | Gull's Egg | Black-backed Gull | Laughing Gull
H: Green Heron | Juvenile Herring
I: Isopod | Baltic Isopod | Greedy Isopod
J: Lion's Mane Jellyfish/Clam Worm Hatch
K: Rainwater Killifish | Striped Killifish | Northern Kingfish
L: Sand Lance | Lobster
M: Atlantic Mackeral | Chub Mackeral | Mallard Hen | Menhaden | Merganser | Hooded Merganser | Mullet | Striped Mullet | Mummichog | Mussel | Mysids
P: White perch | Permit | Pinfish | Pipefish | Pollock | Pompano | Puffer
S: Sandpiper | Bay Scallop | Sea Scallop | Shorthorn Sculpin | Scup | Sea Horse | Sea Lice | Sea Robin | Northern Sennet | Hickory Shad | Sheepshead Minnow | Shrimp | Sand Shrimp | Shore Shrimp | Skeleton Shrimp | Silverside | Clearnose Skate | Skate's Tail | Moon Snail | Spiny Dogfish | Squid | Sea Star | Stickleback | Striped Cusk-Eel | Mute Swan
T: Common Tern | Atlantic Tomcod | Ocean Triggerfish | Star Tunicate | Ruddy Turnstone
U: Green Sea Urchin
W: Knobbed Whelk

Note: The Life in the Bay Slide Show is growing so large and diverse that it is no longer practical to view the Slide Show from beginning to end. We have eliminated that option. Varieties of anchovies, crabs, isopods, killifish, flounder, mackeral, gulls, mullet, scallops, and shrimp have each remained grouped together for convenience.

Netscape 6+ note:
(1) Windows and Linux users: If you installed Netscape 6+ by choosing the first installation option of the three offered, then Java was not installed and you won't be able to view the Slide Show images. Click on the "Get Plugin" link that will appear instead of the expected image when you try any of the Slide Show pages. Allow the automatic installation of Java functionality. (The second Netscape install option- Full Install- includes Java support. The third install option- Custom Install- offers Java support on the second page of choices).
(2) Mac users: You will not be able to view the Slide Show using Netscape 6+ unless you choose the "Full Install" option (Java included automatically). It appears that Netscape does not yet offer the Java plugin for the Mac.

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