How good are you at cracking codes?
Each category contains a list of words related to the Chesapeake Bay that have been put into a code.
After you have figured out one of the words in a category, use the known letters to decipher the other words in that list. There is a different code for each list.
Fish Found in the Bay’s Shallow Waters at Some Point in Their Life
Example: Striped Killifish
Tidal Rivers & Creeks
Example: Ruddy Duck
Fish: Mummichog, Northern pipefish, Bay anchovy, Sheepshead minnow, Summer flounder, Striped bass, Hogchoker, Atlantic Needlefish, Spotted seatrout, Lined seahorse, Weakfish, White perch
Rivers: Patuxent, James, York, Susquehanna, Mattaponi, Potomac, Rappahannock, Choptank, Bush, Severn, Chickahominy, Patapsco
Birds: Herring gull, Bufflehead, Common tern, White-winged scoter, Redhead, Cormorant, Oystercatcher, Dunlin, Willet, Oldsquaw, Tundra swan