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Strong timbers, all that remain of a wooden schooner, Hatteras Beach, NCSunset over Oregon Inlet, NC (#160)A Great Egret glides over Lake MattamuskeetClouds and waves combine in Ocracoke, NCGhost crab tracks through the dunes near Oregon Inlet, NCSalt marsh and wooden boat, Ocracoke, NC (#159)Lucky beachcombers will find these colorful whelk shells along the Outer Banks of North Carolina.  Best hunting is at low tide after winter storms.  They are seldom found during the summer.Sand Hoodoo formation caused by wind and waterAn Oystercatcher in flight at Oregon Inlet, NCBaby Green Herons, Day 6