Exploring North Carolina

Water in NC: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: Tar Heel Coast

Season 1300 Episode 3 | 27m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

The Tar Heel coast is shallow and beautiful. Our coastal region also includes one of the largest and most productive estuarine systems in America. With increased development pressures and a changing climate, both the tourism industry and people who fish for a living face new challenges. Maintaining clean water and protecting coastal assets are important, not just to coastal residents, but to all.

Aired: 04/19/18

Rating: NR

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