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a solid mass of water breaking over the bow or bulwark of a ship.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The island's undersea world reveals an array of marine life that includes everything from manta rays to
Among the coral reefs swim brightly colored starfish, gentle whale sharks and endangered
The park's beaches serve as nesting grounds for endangered
The park features a variety of habitats and wildlife, including endangered loggerhead and
The resort is adjacent to a marine preserve teeming with reef fish,
turtles and dolphins.
turtles and acrobatic spinner dolphins also highlight the resort.
The island also is home to endangered and threatened species such as
turtles, bald eagles and indigo snakes.
View dozens of
turtles in their natural habitat as well as other marine life though the clear bottom of your kayak.
turtles row slowly by under your boat.
turtle is listed as a threatened species under federal and state law.
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