C., which sits on land that was originally part of Montgomery and Prince George's counties and including the town of Georgetown, Maryland.
Later, the river forms the Inner Harbor as it empties into the Chesapeake Bay.
Most of the state's waterways are part of the Chesapeake Bay watershed, with the exceptions of a tiny portion of extreme western Garrett County (drained by the Youghiogheny River as part of the watershed of the Mississippi River), the eastern half of Worcester County (which drains into Maryland's Atlantic coastal bays), and a small portion of the state's northeast corner (which drains into the Delaware River watershed).
Maryland is bounded on its north by Pennsylvania, on its west by West Virginia, on its east by Delaware and the Atlantic Ocean, and on its south, across the Potomac River, by West Virginia and Virginia.
The mid-portion of this border is interrupted by Washington, D.
The ponies and their sale were popularized by the children's book, Misty of Chincoteague.
The purebred Chesapeake Bay Retriever dog was bred specifically for water sports, hunting and search and rescue in the Chesapeake area.is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D. to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware to its east.The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is Annapolis.Middle Atlantic coastal forests, typical of the southeastern Atlantic coastal plain, grow around Chesapeake Bay and on the Delmarva Peninsula.Moving west, a mixture of Northeastern coastal forests and Southeastern mixed forests cover the central part of the state.and was later adopted by the University of Maryland, Baltimore County as their mascot.