Oysters play an important role in our coastal communities. As well as improving water quality, oysters also create habitats for fish and other marine life. They provide a positive economic impact for the state and due to their distinctive flavor and texture they are a desirable dish for many.
Nestled along the picturesque coast of North Carolina lies a hidden gem that has captivated the hearts of many: the Outer Banks Banker horses.These wild horses, also known as Banker ponies due to their smaller size, have a unique and fascinating place in the state’s natural and cultural
The black bear lies at the heart of Eastern North Carolina's wild landscapes. Learn more about the black bears of NC.
Like Bath, Edenton NC is full of historic charm. This small, vibrant, waterfront town is definitely worth a visit
North Carolina sees thousands of birds migrate across the skies annually. Learn more about North Carolina’s Coastal Plain Bird Migration.
Camping in North Carolina is one of the best ways to experience this diverse and beautiful terrain. Read more about camping in our state.
Historic Bath, North Carolina, is framed by an expansive body of water, Bath Creek. But is Bath Creek really a creek? Click to learn more.
Off the coast of North Carolina lies 43 ocean artificial reefs. Within the estuaries of our state are 25 artificial reefs. Learn more about their importance.
Historic Bath, N.C. was the first incorporated town in North Carolina and is steeped in history. Learn more about Historic Bath today.
Looking for fun NC summer activities? Check out these activities to enjoy in NC this Summer. Click to read more.