Croatan Sound

Made by: Marla Romero

The location??

Its located in the Outer Banks

Why is it important?

The importance of estuaries is that a whole lot of fish species spend some part of their life cycle in estuaries.

Plants and Animals Found

  • Oysters
  • Clams
  • Shellfish
  • Shrimp
  • Fish
  • Ducks
  • Birds

Other rivers flowing into it......

  1. Wanchese
  2. Manteo


  1. Oil spills
  2. Hurricanes also cause high water levels
  3. Toxic