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Officials Eye Water Quality As Floods Recede

By Kirk Ross Coastal Review Online Floodwaters are starting to recede upstream along the Tar, Pamlico, Cape Fear and Neuse rivers, but an increasingly contaminated flow of freshwater is headed downriver, eastward to the coast. The short-term prospects don’t look good for those ready for their first taste of local oysters this season. Throughout the […]