Fishing Bay

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Fishing Bay
Location Dorchester County, Maryland[1]
Coordinates 38°18′11″N 76°01′14″W / 38.30306°N 76.02056°W / 38.30306; -76.02056Coordinates: 38°18′11″N 76°01′14″W / 38.30306°N 76.02056°W / 38.30306; -76.02056
Type Bay
Part of Chesapeake Bay[1]

Fishing Bay is a large saltwater bay, located in Dorchester County, Maryland. From tributaries to its north in the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge and Fishing Bay Wildlife Management Area, it flows south into the Chesapeake Bay. Its borders are formed by Elliot's Island, to the east, and the greater bulk of Dorchester County to the west.

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