Pamlico Sound

10.3 Eustuaries

About the Pamlico Sound:

The Pamlico Sound is located on the Outer banks of North Carolina. It is also know as being the fishing gem of our great state. The Pamlico sound is known for being the largest eustuary in the category. Over 150 different species of fish are native to the pamlico sound.
Estuaries are important natural places. They provide goods and services that are economically and ecologically indispensable.

http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/estuaries/estuaries02_economy.html

A big problem that the Outer banks faces is the rising sea level. It is consuming the banks and eventually might fade away into nothing. Check out this link!

http://www.learnnc.org/lp/pages/544?ref=search