The death of a man in Maryland has prompted the Health Department to investigate the possible presence of fatal flesh-eating bacteria in the Assawoman Bay near Ocean City.
One of the top predators of their ecoystem during their time - The fossil of the extinct species called Cynarctus wangi was described as a hyena-like canine with massive jaws capable of crushing bone
Delmarva Peninsula fox squirrels have made a successful recovery and are safe from extinction. Recent population growths justify the animal's happy exit from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Endangered Species List.