[Shipping bound for Hampton Roads]
[LHD amphibious-assault ship, one of four based in Norfolk]
[Entrance to the Thimble Shoals tunnel]
[Fishing pier and Coast Guard cutter]
After hurricanes and other major storms, the CBBT can be a good place to spot pelagic birds, and on previous crossings under normal conditions, I've seen shorebirds, most notably ruddy turnstones. On this visit, we had to settle for pigeons.
[Entering the Chesapeake Channel tunnel]
[The CBBT as seen from Cape Charles]