14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Crab on a pipe on Long Beach Island, NJ

This crab was actually dead, but perfectly preserved! I stood it on this dredging pipe and took a shot right as a wave broke. The tide was coming in.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Beach Haven, New Jersey, United States of America
Copyright: © Amanda Day