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for We the People of North Carolina Vol. 22 Issue 1, May 1964
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With an influx of enrollment in North Carolina colleges, the cost of building up these institutions to take on the load is staggering. The taxpayer's share of operating costs for higher education jumped from $58.5 million to $83.2 million in just one biennium. But it is predicted that the need will require a doubled amount of funds to provide for broadening programs.
Wildlife conservation in North Carolina in the past was generally a system of local self-government, but recognition of wildlife protection in the state began early. Local laws were many and diverse, and steadily the North Carolina General Assembly adopted state-wide regulations on conservation. With the development of state conservation laws and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, conservation in the state focuses on regulation, enforcement, education, research, and management.
Officials throughout the Appalachian region and nation's capital are putting a spotlight on North Carolina's Industrial Extension Service. The IES as been in operation since 1955 embracing studies and analyses for markets and products, product development, technical assistance, industrial film, publication distributions, and workshops and short courses.
Wilmington and Morehead City, North Carolina have been proclaimed the fastest growing ports on the Atlantic. Sustained expansion of foreign trade is having an impact on activity at these sea ports, requiring extensive programs for renovation and expansion of cargo-handling facilities.