Name / Description

Stellwagen Bank

Type

Banks, Bays and Sounds

Size (sq. miles)

842

Part of / Flows into

Massachusetts Bay, Atlantic Ocean

Sovereignty

Massachusetts/US

Additional Notes

Bank located due east of Boston at opening of Massachusetts Bay between Cape Cod and Cape Ann; part of the National Marine Sanctuary System

Related Images

external image tn_stellwagenbank.jpg

External Links

Saefloor Topography Maps of Massachusetts Bay, Woods Hole Science CenterStellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary web site
Image Id: 1543


Record ID: 137