Stellwagen Bank

geographical name Stell·wag·en Bank \ˈstel-ˌwa-gən\

Definition of Stellwagen Bank

  1. underwater ridge 19 miles (30.5 kilometers) long by 6 miles (9.5 kilometers) wide in the Atlantic at the entrance to Massachusetts Bay An area of rich biodiversity, Stellwagen Bank has been set aside as an 842 square mile (2181 square kilometer) national marine sanctuary.

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