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25063
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Kristen Rosenfeld is planting amaranth on beaches of Bird Island to help develop dunes. She is conducting a study on the unique dynamics of Bird Island.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue , Holiday 2003, p26-29, il, por Periodical Website
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5847
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Bird Island is North Carolina's southernmost island and one of the few remaining undeveloped barrier islands. In the early 1990s, island owners planned to develop it commercially. Lynch discusses the ten-year struggle to save the island, its attraction, and why it stirs such strong loyalty in people.
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35809
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Noted first were reasons to appreciate the Coast and its waters, particularly sites that lend appeal. Land marks ranged from the well-known Outer Banks to perhaps lesser known Bird’s Island. Towns included famed Kittyhawk to the famed by relatively few Duck. As for what he saw as evidence of being taken for granted: pollution of air and water, destruction to dunes and wildlife. Out of an enduring appreciation for, and mounting concern about, he called for all North Carolinians to restore the Coast and its waters for future generations and out of a sacred duty.
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Tar Heel (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 7 Issue 2, Mar/Apr 1979, p40-42, 56-60