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for Friend of Wildlife Vol. 35 Issue 2, Mar/Apr 1988
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Many of the fishing opportunities we enjoy in North Carolina can be attributed to the Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration Act. The program has funded states for fisheries restoration, habitat improvement, boating and fishing access, and other projects. The Act was expanded for additional support in the future, but now the state is debating its continuation.
Every year, the Beach Sweep event brings together volunteers to pick up trash along the North Carolina coast. This year cleaning efforts are part of a national movement aimed at heightening awareness of debris and its effect on marine wildlife. They will cover the beaches and more inland areas.