Pacific sand lance on a beach seine

A small, long, skinny fish sits on a net.

Detailed Description

Pacific sand lance captured in a beach seine. Sand lance are a forage fish that underpin Puget Sound food webs and are intimately connected to Puget Sound beaches. The fish spend a portion of their time buried in the sand and eggs are laid on the upper beach, making healthy beaches critical to the success of this species. Location: Larrabee State Park, Washington

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Image Dimensions: 1920 x 1080

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Location Taken: Bellingham, WA, US

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