the Cape Fear River

more than you can imagine

The Cape Fear River

is so much more than just a body of water, it touches so many lives ...



Every Fall Wilmington NC hosts RiverFest, a celebration of the mighty Cape Fear River. There are vendors selling everything from food to furniture and there are exhibitors sharing a wide range of information and educational resources.

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NC State Port at Wilmington

North Carolina State Port at Wilmington is on the Cape Fear River ...

The Port of Wilmington is strategically located on the U.S. East Coast. Owned and operated by the North Carolina State Ports Authority, the Port of Wilmington offers terminal facilities serving container, bulk and breakbulk operations.

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North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources is charged with the sustainable management of, among other things, our waterways.

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