One day you wash up on the beach, wet and naked. Another day you wash back out. In between, the scenery changes constantly.
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Seen on the Beach
Chesapectensp. laying among the cobbles. Looks hardly more than 1 million of it's 3-8 million years of age. Chesapecten jeffersonius (one of several species of fossil scallops), Virginia's State Fossil, was named for Thomas Jefferson. We find they make decent soap dishes. Click to embiggen.