Punch Island Creek, the outflow from Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, and part of the water system that separate Taylors Island from the rest of the Eastern Shore. In theory, you can take a boat from behind Taylors Island from the north, and down to the Honga River without ever going in the Bay. In theory. You would need a good tide, and local knowledge.
Bloodsworth Island. Bloodworth is a relatively large, very low, marshy island, long used by the Navy as a target zone.
The Navy’s 1981 Site Assessment (SA) of BWI states “The entire Bloodsworth Archipelago must be considered completely contaminated with an unknown quantity of unknown types of unexploded ordnance (UXO).” In response to this statement, the Navy conducted a Preliminary Assessment (PA) of BWI in 1988. This PA recommended No Further Action (NFA), indicating that scrap metal and UXO are periodically removed and or decontaminated for resale by the Defense Logistics Agency.Spartina, is just getting going for the year, and last years old dead grass is still higher in most places.
Hoopers Island Light.