The Core Sound
An NC Estuary
Where The Core Sound is located
The Core Sound is located on the east coast of North Carolina. It lies between mainland in Carteret County and Core Banks.
Linking Bodies of Water
The Core Sound is fed by multiple sources of water. Sources like the Atlantic Ocean, the Back Sound, and the North River.
Threats to the Sound
The Core Sound has been better. In North Carolina main rivers have become polluted that are flowing into important bodies of water like the Tar River. Global Warming is causing the water levels of estuaries to rise threatening the swamps. Human deforestation is threatening the homes of animals, forcing them out of their homes.