Neuse River Basin

KwaNisha Robinson

Physical Features

  • 6,235 square miles long
  • 369,977 acres of estuary
  • 74 municipalities found in this basin
  • 18 counties located in this basin
  • population is over 1,500,000 people

Historical Facts

  • one of the largest river basins
  • three main endangered species
  • named by early colonist
  • ends in the Pamilco Sound under New Bern