Blue in the face

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Strong-arm

In a different area of Sandy Hook, a salt marsh was teeming with little Atlantic marsh fiddler crabs (Uca pugnax). During low tide, the crabs scrambled about the remaining pools of water and wedged themselves under layers of broken reeds for cover.

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