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19180
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Despite the risks of beach erosion and encroaching ocean, North Carolina's beaches are being developed at rapid rates. To prevent continual loss of property, North Carolina adopted its first ocean setback regulation in 1979 under the Coastal Area Management Act (CAMA); this management program prevents buildings within sixty feet of the ocean, and controversy over this setback rule is making headlines.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. 11 Issue 1, Jan 1984, p8-10, il, f Periodical Website
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25022
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Bald Head Island has lost the push for preservation and is going to be developed instead. However, the owner of the land now says he wants to make an acceptable blend of change and preservation.
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25123
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Graduate student Mikey Goralnik describes what he plans to do under the North Carolina coastal Policy Fellowship. While landscape and architecture may not seem like it has anything to do with the coast, Goralnik has some big plans that may affect the coast in a big way.
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Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue 5, Holiday 2014, p31-32, il, por Periodical Website
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25138
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New Bern faces the reality of development along its shorelines. A shoreline management plan is subsequently underway.
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Currents (NoCar TD 171.3 P3 P35x), Vol. 4 Issue 4, Summer 1985, p1, 6, il
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25136
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The development of the Camp Leach area was denied for various reasons. The denial had certain people celebrating because of the need for conservation of the area.
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Currents (NoCar TD 171.3 P3 P35x), Vol. 4 Issue 3, Spring 1985, p2, il
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25704
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Drs. David Griffith and Jeffrey Johnson, leading social scientists contributing to fisheries management, have turned their expertise to examine the problems arising from coastal development.
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Edge (NoCar LD 1741 E44 E33), Vol. Issue , Spring 1999, p29-31 Periodical Website
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29197
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The coast has been an essential quality of North Carolina lives. At the same time, there has been an increasing amount of development, pollution and destruction on the coast. To preserve the coast for the future, people must be mindful of how they interact with nature.
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Tar Heel (NoCar F 251 T37x), Vol. 7 Issue 2, Mar/Apr 1979, p40-60, il
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33584
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Governor Jim Martin has established a special Coastal Initiative Commission to gather information from citizens about ways to balance environmental protection with coastal development and economic opportunities. The initiative focuses on protection of water quality and fisheries habitats, preserving natural coastal features, and encouraging waterfront development.