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2606
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Margaret Nygard, who died in 1995, was for thirty years a tireless fighter in protecting the Eno River Valley against urban encroachment and unsound environmental policies.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 13 Issue 47, Nov 1995, p9, il, por Periodical Website
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4462
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Rising in Orange County, the Eno River flows thirty miles before merging with the Flat and Little rivers to form the Neuse. Yet this small river has been fought over by developers who wanted to exploit it and environmentalists who wanted to preserve it. In 1965, Margaret Nygard helped organize the Association for the Preservation of the Eno River, a group that defeated every attempt to spoil the river. Today the Eno River State Park stands as a monument to their perseverance.
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24516
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The Eno is a small but unusually clean free-flowing recreation river in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. It has inspired many locals to work for its preservation and protection from pollution. This article highlights the importance of the river to the area.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 45 Issue 1, June 1977, p18-20, il
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9701
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Margaret Nygard and members of the Association for the Preservation of the Eno River Valley have been tireless workers against urban encroachment and unsound environmental policies. The 1,706-acre Eno State Park has been one of the Association's major accomplishments in their sixteen year fight to save the river.
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33576
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After receiving a report on water supply and use in the Eno River Area, the Environmental Management Commission instructed the Division of Environmental Management to hold public hearings on the need to designate the Eno River Area a Capacity Use Area. The designation would enable water-use allocations and regulations for the area.