The edge of the forest buffer and marsh is visible on the right side of this photo. This home is part of a large residential development of former farmlands and waterfront estate grounds.
May 2005, Tred Avon River, Easton, MD

New home construction and rip-rap shoreline replaces natural wetlands and forest buffer

The edge of the forest buffer and marsh is visible on the right side of this photo. This home is part of a large residential development of former farmlands and waterfront estate grounds. May 2005, Tred Avon River, Easton, MD

house development encroachment wetland loss urban impact

Author(s)Jane Hawkey
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2005-04-30
AlbumHuman > Development/Infrastructure
TypePhoto
Dimensions2403 x 1866
Filesize2 MB
Number of Downloads54
Filetype(s) JPG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionJane Hawkey, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)