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Superfarms and the Coastal Environment: An In-Depth Look at a Large-Scale Problem

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Corporations are purchasing large tracts of land on the Albemarle-Pamlico Peninsula for the purpose of building superfarms. First Colony Farms, Inc., established by Malcolm McLean, is the largest, with 370,000 acres. Pugh assesses the major effects that construction of such farms would have on the sensitive coastal environment.
Carolina Planning (NoCar HT 393 N8 C29x), Vol. 2 Issue 2, Summer 1976, p34-42, il, f