eel grass


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eel grass

[ēl ‚gras]
(botany)
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Papa lifts the scrape over his head and shoulders and then hoist up the bag, sagging with mud, eel grass, and crabs.
I toss crabs into bushel baskets until all that's left on the table is eel grass and mud.
Papa packs the crabs in trays, and I cover them with shaved ice and eel grass.
Papa lifts the scrape over his head and shoulders and then hoisting up the bag, sagging with mud, eel grass, and crabs.
They feast on eel grass submerged in many feet of water at high tide, congregating to feed as the ocean recedes.
We found tons of eel grass between Welaka and Lake George.
Johns, out on the bars and such, but eel grass is a major habitat player from way down river all the way up.
So far this year eel grass is slow to show north of Palatka--likely a lingering effect of the coldest winter in anybody's memory--but it is coming back.
If you find areas where the eel grass fades into deeper water, a white or white/chartreuse spinnerbait with gold blades worked along the grass edge will not be passed up.
We tried to throw at anything we could find that offered structure near eel grass right at the bank.
Low water allowed marsh vegetation such as spike rush, bulrushes and eel grass to return.
Johns, bass may be found on the outside edges eel grass in such areas as Picolota, Bayard Point and Colee Cove.