Pamlico Sound

Located in north Carolina

the importance of pamlico sound

The sound also supports local commercial fishing, crabbing, shrimping, clamming, and oystering. 90% of North Carolina's commercial fishing catches are attributed to the Pamlico Sound, generating almost $100 million per year.

plants and animals

There are plenty of fish and plants in the pamlico sound. LIke: water foul, harp seal, great white shark, flounder, bass

hydrology

the pamlico sound is fed by the Neuse and Pamlico rivers. pamlico is connected to the north with Albemarle Sound through passages provided by the Roanoke Sound and Croatan Sound.

threats to pamlico.

fishing, pollution, trash, people walking allover the stuff