Gulf Islands National Seashore - moonshine

Ghost Crab

Nervous by nature, they were difficult to spot in the actual act of walking. As soon as they'd notice you they'd hunker down and try to conceal themselves. If still you got too close, there'd eventually be a spectacular explosion of sand as they gave up on hiding and took off for the nearest hole.

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