North Carolina's Coastal Plain

Discover the Coastal Plain's symbols, people and places

Symbols of North Carolina?

Why is North Carolina called the Tar Heel State?

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What is the state tree of North Carolina? How is this tree connected to our state's nickname?

What is North Carolina's state saltwater fish? How is this fish connected to the Coastal Plain?

Shag Dancing!? Why is this our state dance?