Photo: Golden sunset over Hampton Salt Marsh

553 of 1170
Salt Marsh

credit: Scott Heron

553 of 1170

The Hampton salt marshes in New Hampshire may seem like a harsh environment, with a twice-daily influx of sea water and baking sun when the tide is out. But this area is actually an important habitat for fish, shellfish and many species of birds.

Would you like to see your nature photo featured as the TreeHugger photo of the day? Join the TreeHugger Reader Photo Pool on Flickr and add your pictures to the group!

WHAT'S HOT ON FACEBOOK