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A body of water partially enclosed by land, larger than a cove and smaller than a gulf. Allows access to the sea.

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Grand Traverse Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Grand Traverse Bay is a bay of Lake Michigan formed by part of Northern Michigan. It is divided into two arms by the Old Mission Peninsula. The entire bay is conterminous with the Grand Traverse Bay ...

Green Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Green Bay is an arm of Lake Michigan, located along the south coast of Michigan's Upper Peninsula and the east coast of Wisconsin. It is separated from the rest of the lake by the Door Peninsula in ...

Saginaw Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Saginaw Bay is a bay within Lake Huron located on the eastern side of the U.S. state of Michigan. It forms the space between Michigan's Thumb region and the rest of the Lower Peninsula of Michigan.

Liberty Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Liberty Bay is a narrow inlet extending about 4 miles from the northwest part of Port Orchard, adjacent to the Kitsap Peninsula in western Washington, USA.

Padilla Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Padilla Bay is bay located in the U.S. state of Washington, between the San Juan Islands and the mainland. Fidalgo Island and Guemes Island lie to the west of Padilla Bay. Guemes Channel, between the ...

Portage Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Portage Bay is an arm of Seattle, Washington's Lake Union and is part of the Lake Washington Ship Canal. Its western limit can be said to be the Ship Canal Bridge, which carries Interstate 5 over the ...

Sequim Bay

Water bodies; Bays

Sequim Bay is a bay in northwestern Washington, on the Olympic Peninsula. The bay is on the Strait of Juan de Fuca of the Pacific Ocean and is located east of Sequim, Washington and north of Blyn.

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