Assateague Island National Seashore

This color photographs shows a pit (about a foot or two deep) dug into the sand. The pit reveals the layers of sand beneath the

Detailed Description

Layers in a sandpit dug at Tom’s Hook on Assateague Island. The coarser material at the bottom was likely deposited at a time when wind speed and wave height were greater than at the time of deposition of the top layers.


Image Dimensions: 4032 x 3024

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US