2 / 15

1) Cape Cod has no codfish.

Originally named Cape Cod because of the abundance of codfish by explorer Bartholomew Gosnold in 1602, today most of the codfish found in the Cape come from Iceland. Overfishing and environmental changes have caused the codfish to go scarce while environmental protection efforts are underway to restore these fishy natives.

Fascinating Things You Never Knew About Cape Cod

Things You Never Knew About Cape Cod

From Redbook