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5796
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North Carolina's last surviving menhaden fishing-and-processing plant is Beaufort Fisheries, located in Beaufort in Carteret County. Latham discusses owner Jule Wheatly's efforts to keep the family-owned operation running and the viewpoints of others who feel a fish factory has no place in 2003 Beaufort, a tourist town of \"tony shops and historic homes.\"
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15580
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Ron Rice is an Asheville native who went to Florida after college to teach school, coach football, and dabble in oil--suntan oil. His personal worth is estimated at $30 million. He owns Tanning Research Labs, Inc., which employs 3,000 people in fourteen countries. The company generates revenues of over $100 million annually. His empire was built on a popular tanning lotion--Hawaiian Tropic tanning products--which he began mixing in bathtubs and garbage cans. The product now is second only to Coppertone.
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Business North Carolina (NoCar HF 5001 B8x), Vol. 7 Issue 6, June 1987, p38-40, 42-43, 44, il Periodical Website
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15779
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In August 2011 Hurricane Irene roared across the Outer Banks and inland areas with punishing winds and pounding rains. Latham describes the destruction in Dare County and the rest of the Outer Banks and how the coastal residents responded to the destruction.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Holiday 2011, p6-11, il Periodical Website
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16873
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Latham reports on netting sharks to gather data for fisheries management.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Spring 2011, p24-28, il Periodical Website
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17727
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Science teachers from all over North Carolina are given the chance to take part in a DataStream Ocean course, given at the Field Research Facility on the Outer Banks in Duck, North Carolina. There they get hands-on experience with coastal scientific research projects and instrumentation.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Summer 2011, p6-11, f Periodical Website
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17729
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A new 1,000 foot, public educational and fishing pier has risen phoenix-like on North Carolina's Outer Banks. Jennette's Pier at Nags Head will reopen as a unit of the North Carolina Aquariums Division and the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Spring 2011, p32-33, f Periodical Website
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31225
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North Carolina’s beaches and sand dunes are vulnerable to erosion, and therefore depend on sea oats and beach grass for stabilization. David Nash, a doctoral candidate at North Carolina State University, is growing sea oats that may not only help stabilize sand dunes, but also offer farmers an alternative crop. Nash applied tobacco germination techniques to develop a float system for cultivating local sea oat seeds.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 33 Issue 6, June 2001, p16-17, por Periodical Website