Croatan Sound

Dare County, NC

Importance

Ranging from 4-6 miles wide and 10-20 ft deep the sound is essential for migrating birds and new aquatic life. The sound also connects the expansive Albemarle Sound and the Pamlico sound. it is also a perfect place for hunting of ducks, geese, and otherbirds that flock to the area


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Waterways

PAmlico and Albemarle Souds, and Roanoke inlet

Threats

infiltration, shoreline development and marinas, poluttion and discharge of sewage


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