- Beautiful Maryland Patterns
- Beautiful Maryland Pattern - Block 4: Diamondback Terrapin
Beautiful Maryland Pattern - Block 4: Diamondback Terrapin
Chesapeake Diamondbacks are distinguished by diamond-shaped concentric rings on their shells. They are predators whose preference for unpolluted saltwater make them indicators of healthy marsh and rivers systems. The diamondback terrapin has been a protected species since July 1, 2007.