Cape May

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Cape′ May′


n.
a city in S New Jersey: seashore resort. 4853.
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Noun1.Cape May - a cape of southeast New Jersey extending into the Atlantic Ocean
Garden State, Jersey, New Jersey, NJ - a Mid-Atlantic state on the Atlantic; one of the original 13 colonies
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Shellfish breeding and field trials occurred at the Oyster Research Laboratory (now the Cape Shore Laboratory) in the lower portion of the Bay along the Cape May peninsula. Many days were spent on oyster fishing vessels, the laboratory research vessels, at the Cape Shore Laboratory culling oyster stocks for mortality and scraping spat to prevent contamination of lines, or in the laboratory, processing samples for histopathology.
Cape May Peninsula is considered by many as one of the "top 10 birding hot spots" in the country because of its migrating shorebirds, songbirds, raptors, and American woodcock (Scolopax minor).
Diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin) field investigations on the Cape May peninsula (summer, 1992).