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The location of the Roanoke Sound, and its importance
The Roanoke Sound separates the Outer Banks from Roanoke island and is directly in the middle. Back in the 1500s early englishmen used the sound as a route to go to their new home of Roanoke Island. It is home to many species and has the Pirates cove marina
Species of fish include: Large-mouth bass, sunfish, striped bass, white and yellow perch, shad and catfish. Also seaweed and algae