Pamlico Sound

by: Maggie W.


Located: North Carolina

3 Rivers that lead into the Pamlico Sound: Chowan, Roanoke, and Pasquotank

Importance of Estuaries : They provide homes for juvenile marine life and are essential for life and are often called the Nurseries of the Sea

Animals located in the Pamlico Sound:


- Loggerhead Sea Turtles

- Shellfish

-Striped Bass

- Bald Eagle

- Blue Crab

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