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Questions and Answers About Algae

Algae Expert Mark VanderBorgh answers questions from river watchers about algae. Question from River Watcher Maria Hitt, Morgan Creek: As I mentioned in my report last month, there is a lot of algae in the creek, a long stringy/hairy brown

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Peaceful Coexistence with Beavers

Leave It To The Beavers: Tips for a Peaceful Coexistence with Beavers by Kim Willis Only a couple of hundred years ago, as many as 400 million beavers populated this country. Native American Indians referred to them as “little Indians”, spiritual

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Haw River Facts

The Haw River and the Deep River join to form the Cape Fear River. The Cape Fear is the largest water basin in the state and covers 9149 square miles and flows through 24 counties. The Haw River flows through

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