Sometimes the smallest things remind us how quickly the seas are rising. Last Sunday I found a large old femur on Crane’s Beach in Ipswich Massachusetts. The most likely explanation is that it was eroded from dunes that had encroached on a farm that was behind the beach up until about the Fifties. The bone looked like it could have been over a hundred years old. Happy Thanksgiving all!
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