The ocean front of Fort Pickens just prior to dusk. When the fort was orginally completed, it was located 150 yards from the water. Over time, the shifting sand of the island has resulted in the fort being significantly farther from the waters edge.

The ocean front of Fort Pickens just prior to dusk. When the fort was orginally completed, it was located 150 yards from the water. Over time, the shifting sand of the island has resulted in the fort being significantly farther from the waters edge.