Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Wildlife in North Carolina Vol. 49 Issue 4, Apr 1985
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Striped bass populations, once abundant in the Albemarle Sound, have dwindled over the years, affecting commercial and recreational fishermen. Among the factors contributing to the decline are the Roanoke River dams, poor egg survival, poor fry survival, and overharvesting of the spawning stock.
The mountains ranges of the Southern Appalachians, Great Smokies, and Blue Ridge contain one of the richest floral gardens on the planet. Over 1,400 species of wildflowers have been recorded there. Ellis photographs and describes some of them.