Cool Outdoor Stuff: The Real Maryland Terrapins


Every fall, the University of Maryland Terrapins defend the state’s honor in football to the thrill of millions of fans, but Cool Outdoor Stuff’s Andrew McCown is the real diamondback terrapin fanboy. In this episode, the Echo Hill Outdoor School‘s associate director reminds us of the unique turtle, so endemic to the Chesapeake Bay region.

This video is approximately three minutes in length. Videography by John McCown

Letters to Editor

  1. Editor,

    I agree the Diamondback is the most beautiful turtle. Motled skin, kokopelli shells, and Al Jolson lips. It took imagination to make them.

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