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for Currents Vol. 9 Issue 3, Spring 1990
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Pamlico-Tar River Foundation director Dave McNaught discusses why wetlands are such a crucial part of the environment. Wetlands are important not only for the animals living there, but the people in the surrounding areas.
Officials are taking a closer look at Rocky Mount’s wastewater treatment facility. While those officials in Rocky Mount are downplaying the amount of pollution coming from the facility, the Division of Environmental Management is cracking down.
There are both pros and cons to the new idea of charging corporations a “discharge tax.” This tax would be an incentive to pollute less, however, could allow corporations to purchase the right to pollute.