Croatan Sound

By:Michael Hernandez

Location

Croatan Sound is an inlet in Dare County, North Carolina that separates Roanoke Island and the towns of Wanchese and Manteo from the mainland

The Importance Of Estuaries

They are important to us because they provide us resources, benefits, and services. Estuaries are irreplaceable resources that we need to take care of.

Life That Lives Their

What Rivers Connect To the Croatan Sound

It connects to the Pamlico Sound and the Albemarle sound. Roanoke sound is on the other side of the island.

Threats to the Estuaries

The ecosystem is threatned when their is changes in the land bordering and surrounding the estuaries and by contamination of river and ocean water