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NameNearest Largest CityStateCountry
Apalachee Bay Tallahassee Florida USA 412 11,900 150 3.0 30 2,813 130
Apalachicola Bay Apalachicola Florida USA 554 53,100 824 3.0 22 2,396 36
Aransas Bay Corpus Christi Texas USA 539 53,900 28 3.0 15 393 85
Atchafalaya and Vermilion Bays Port Barre Louisiana USA 1,821 260,600 6,337 2.0 1 1,870
Baffin Bay Corpus Christi Texas USA 219 7,718 4 2.3 40 21
Bahía de Cabañas Havana Havana Cuba
Bahía de Cárdenas 250
Bahía de Cayo Largo La Fe Pinar del Río Cuba
Bahía de la Habana Havana Havana Cuba 5 4 9.2
Bahía de Mariel Havana Havana Cuba
Bahía de Matanzas Santa Marta Matanzas Cuba
Bahía de Palencia La Fé Pinar del Río Cuba
Bahía de Santa Lucia Minas de Matahambre Pinar del Río Cuba
Bahía Guadiana Hato Guane Pinar del Río Cuba 675 0-10
Bahía Honda Havana Pinar del Río Cuba
Barataria Bay New Orleans Louisiana USA 1,673 5,700 156 2.0 13
Brazos River Waco Texas USA 5 500 210 3.0 28 81
Breton and Chandeleur Sounds New Orleans Louisiana USA 5,403 6,500 292 3.0 27 57
Calcasieu Lake Lake Charles Louisiana USA 256 11,100 178 1.0 12 494
Caloosahatchee River Fort Myers Florida USA 62 3,625 4.3
Charlotte Harbor Fort Myers Florida USA 805 13,000 1 2.0 13 2,525 214
Choctawhatchee Bay Niceville Florida USA 334 14,000 241 5.0 25 1,133 12
Copano Bay Corpus Christi Texas USA
Corpus Christi Bay Corpus Christi Texas USA 497 49,700 34 3.0 22 121 53
Crystal River and Tarpon Springs Tampa Florida USA
Espiritu Santo Bay Port O'Connor Texas Calhoun
Estero Bay Fort Myers Florida USA 759 758
Estero Corbea Mantua Pinar del Río Cuba
Estero de Yucalpeten Merida Yucatan Mexico 15 1.4 32 - 48
Estuario Antigua Veracruz Veracruz Mexico
Estuario Casitas - Nautla Martinez de la Torre Veracruz Mexico
Estuario Coatzacoalcos Coatzacoalcos Veracruz Mexico 11-18 3
Estuario de Sabancuy Ciudad del Carmen Campeche Mexico 1-2.5 32-37
Estuario El Prado Mantua Pinar del Río Cuba
Estuario Frontera Frontera Tabasco Mexico
Estuario Panuco Tampico Tamaulipas Mexico 107,200
Estuario Santa Teresa Bahía Honda Pinar del Río Cuba
Estuario Tecolutla Tecolutla Veracruz Mexico
Estuario Tonalá Coatzacoalcos Veracruz Mexico
Florida Bay Key West Florida USA 1,393 2,800 2.0 31 1,052
Galveston Bay Galveston Texas USA 1,399 63,500 430 2.0 11 1,594 73
Grand Bay Moss Point Mississippi USA
Laguna Alvarado Veracruz Veracruz Mexico 62 1.5
Laguna Atasta Ciudad del Carmen Campeche México 30 1.5
Laguna Carmen-Machona Cardenas Tabasco Mexico 88 3.0
Laguna Chijol Tampico Veracruz México
Laguna de Celestun Merida Yucatan Mexico 284
Laguna de Tamiahua Tampico Veracruz Mexico 880 2-3
Laguna de Tampamachoco Tuxpan Veracruz Mexico 15 22.8-33.3
Laguna de Términos Ciudad del Carmen Campeche Mexico 2,000
Laguna de Yalahau (Conil) Cancun Quintana Roo Mexico
Laguna del Ostion Coatzacoalcos Veracruz Mexico 13 17
Laguna El Farallon Veracruz Mexico 8
Laguna El Llano Port of Veracruz Veracruz Mexico 23 1.7 22
Laguna Grande Veracruz Veracruz Mexico 23
Laguna La Mancha Veracruz Veracruz Mexico 2
Laguna Madre Corpus Christi Texas USA 3,658 150,700 25 1.1 36 1,825 773
Laguna Mandinga Port of Veracruz Veracruz Mexico 33 18
Laguna Mecoacan Cardenas Tabasco Mexico 52 19
Laguna Morales Ciudad Victoria Tamaulipas Mexico 65 35
Laguna Pueblo Viejo Tampico Veracruz Mexico 94 1.5 13
Laguna Salada Xalapa Veracruz Mexico 1
Laguna San Agustin Xalapa Veracruz Mexico 21
Laguna San Andres Ciudad Madero Tamaulipas Mexico 2,384
Laguna Sontecomapan Villa Hermosa Veracruz Mexico 9 2.0
Laguna Tupilco Villahermosa Tabasco Mexico 8 1.0
Lagunas Nichupte-Bojorquez Cancun Quintana Roo Mexico 110 21 - 52
Lake Borgne New Orleans Louisiana USA 730 38,300 303 3.0 7
Lake Pontchartrain New Orleans Louisiana USA 1,839 14,200 303 3.0 2
Matagorda Bay Bay City Texas USA 1,093 109,300 150 2.0 19 348 28
Mermentau River Mermentau Louisiana USA
Mississippi River New Orleans Louisiana USA 1,554 2,931,100 13,150 6.0 6
Mississippi Sound Gulfport Mississippi USA 4,792 69,700 1,235 4.0 24 4,326 121
Mobile Bay Mobile Alabama USA 1,059 115,500 2,246 3.0 19 2,651 20
ooa8spms1i Garhoud United Arab Emirates
Pensacola Bay Pensacola Florida USA 370 18,100 328 4.0 23 991 32
Perdido Bay Perdido Alabama USA 130 3,100 62 3.0 15 688
Ria Lagartos Merida Yucatan Mexico 95
Río Almendares Havana Havana Cuba
Río Banes Cuba
Río Buenavista Mantua Pinar del Río Cuba
Río Mantua Mantua Pinar del Río Cuba
Río Pan de Azúcar Minas de Matahambre Pinar del Río Cuba
Río Quibú Cuba
Río Salado Mantua Pinar del Río Cuba 9,999
Rookery Bay Naples Florida USA
Sabine Lake and Estuary Sabine Texas USA 243 54,100 487 2.0 11 967
San Antonio Bay San Antonio Texas USA 531 53,100 116 2.0 13 271 65
Sarasota Bay Sarasota Florida USA 114 800 11 2.0 30 12 36
St. Andrews Bay Panama City Florida USA 243 2,800 127 4.0 31 1,016 53
St. Charles Bay Corpus Christi Texas USA
St. Joseph Bay Apalachicola Florida USA
Suwanee River Lake City Florida USA
Tampa Bay and Keys Tampa Bay Florida USA 896 6,700 68 3.0 27 1,020 121
Timbalier-Terrebonne Bays Terrebonne Louisiana USA 1,761 4,100 130 2.0 18
Weeks Bay Fairhope Alabama USA 150 1.4



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