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Want to live on the edge? Visit a place recreated each day by ocean wind and waves, according to NPS. Life on Assateague Island has adapted to an existence on the move. Explore sandy beaches, salt marshes, maritime forests and coastal bays. Rest, relax, recreate and enjoy some time on the edge of the continent. Camping is available only in the Maryland district of Assateague Island.