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    Cape Cod Research Paper

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    From beautiful, serene beaches, quaint seaside dining, charming villages, panoramic shoreline to scenic bike trails, Cape Cod, Massachusetts is an unassuming East Coast retreat is dreamy, rich in history and quite inviting. This peninsula located on the Easternmost portion of Massachusetts, extending for 65 miles (105 km) into the Atlantic Ocean and covers more than 400 miles (640 km) of shoreline Cape Cod has been separated from the mainland since 1914 by the Cape Cod Canal, but the Sagamore Bridge, the Bourne Bridge and the Cape Cod Canal Railroad Bridge make access and transportation. Cape Cod is divided into 15 towns: Bourne, Sandwich, Falmouth, Mashpee, Barnstable, Yarmouth, Harwich, Dennis, Brewster, Chatham, Orleans, Eastham, Wellfleet, Truro, and Provincetown and each town has several villages. When the name “Cape Cod” was used for the first time in 1602, it only referring to the region situated at…

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    Screech! The wheels of the plane finally touched down at Logan airport in Boston after an eight hour flight. After we got off the plane, we still had an hour-and-a-half drive ahead of us. Great. But I knew that it was worth it because we were going to Cape Cod to visit my Grandparents. Cape Cod has beautiful beaches and beautiful weather. The beaches have the silkiest sand, and the bluest skies. Regular visitors and locals refer to Cape Cod as, simply, The Cape. For all of the years…

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    Salinity In Earth Harbor

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    Methods Study Area East Harbor is a 291-ha back-barrier salt marsh and coastal lagoon located within the Cape Cod National Seashore (CCNS), N.Truro, Massachusetts (Thiet et al. 2014a). East Harbor was artificially isolated from Cape Cod Bay in 1868 when the original 300-m wide inlet was diked due to the construction of a causeway for use by trains and automobiles (Portnoy et al. 2005). In 1894, a drainage system was installed that allowed freshwater to escape the system (Portnoy et al. 2006),…

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    Alaska Fishing Impact

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    large that both mates had to use nets in order to land the fish. I definitely consider Atlantic Highlands as my best fishing spot. it is easily accessible, provides nice accommodations, and all of the boats are customer and family friendly. One North Shore Massachusetts fishing area frequently overlooked by anglers whose cars are locked on autopilot for the Cape Cod Canal are the waters of eastern and offshore Salem Sound, between Marblehead's Tinkers Island, Bakers Island, off Manchester, and…

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    Massachusetts Bay Colony

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    landowners who needed protection from the Indian and French, and Eastern class merchants who had more liberal views and wanted growth of the colony to continue. This political party would accordingly become the patriots fighting for freedom. Geography The soil of Massachusetts is very thin and rocky, the area is only about 190 miles from East to West and 110 from North to South, and a 192-mile coastline, made up mostly of bays, hence the name the Bay State. Rolling plains and small streams…

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    Boating into in the Wellfleet Cove in Cape Cod, the first thing I noticed was how the towering sand dunes on the peninsula protected the still, glassy waters within it from wind. The cove was a sanctuary from my anxious life I led at home. My anxiety causes me to have to look at the future as an overwhelming heap of events with a variety of possible outcomes. I remind myself everyday to take things one step at a time so as not to get ahead of myself in a moment. But in the cove, I need not worry…

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    Vacation In Yarmouth

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    Yarmouth, a town in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, is a great place to go on vacation and spend time with family. Only about 2 hours from Boston, it is located just 26 miles from the Bourne Bridge and 22 miles from the Sagamore Bridge. A day at the beach is a must when visiting the Yarmouth area, and there are several beaches to consider visiting. The most popular beach in Yarmouth, Seagull Beach, is also the largest. It is a very clean and beautiful family beach. It has a large parking lot, clean…

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    Cape Cod Case Study

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    inside the four town grew toward a normal yearly rate from claiming 1. 05% the middle of 1991 Also 2001. The course 6 crash rate for the entirety about cape cod might have been 0. 79 crashes for every million vehicle miles voyaged on normal starting with 1991-1998 same time course 6 over Eastham required a standout amongst those most elevated crash rates ahead cape cod toward 2. 17 crashes for every million miles of vehicle head out. Overwhelming What's more developing movement volumes coupled…

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    Parasailing in Cape Cod “Next group get ready,” said the boat driver. The first group dipped their feet in the water. They were almost done with their turn and Joe, Mia and I were going up any minute. We had just got strapped into the harnesses. My heart was racing with excitement. The driver asked the other passengers to scoot down to make room for the for the others to sit, while Joe, Mia and I got onto the platform. The instructor hooked our harnesses onto the huge purple and yellow…

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    Ever since I was little, the most comforting sound was the distant ocean waves crashing against the sandy shore, and mouse like whispers from the adults when they thought I was asleep. Nothing felt better than the crisp morning breeze as I would sit with my uncle while we watched the sun rise. I feel that I remember my conversations with him the most because they were always the funniest. We were like a mini comedy show. At only four years old, I thought that I was a grown adult and would…

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