Source: Secrets of the Eastern Shore
The deluge lasted three long days and stretched across five high tides right at the time of the full moon. More than 90 percent of Chincoteague Island flooded. The water ran six feet deep at times on Main Street in downtown Chincoteague. The island’s chicken industry was destroyed–an estimated 350,000 birds died in the storm. Chincoteague’s famous ponies suffered horribly as well. By the time the rain stopped, more than 100 of them had died. Read more....
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Source: USEA - Story by Zeb Fry, Illustration by Caroline HelmkeSo
With the competition season almost upon us, here is a nice reminder from the USEA about Warm up area etiquette.
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