Tag Archives: currituck sound

Water Ways

If you wanted to fish or duck hunt in Currituck County and its namesake sound, you needed to know the man who knew the water. For visitors a long way from home, that man was Frank Carter, a beloved, trusted sporting guide for almost 50 years.
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Posted in Eastern N.C., January 2012 | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Down on the Sound

Swaying reeds and the familiar hum of skiff engines in shallow water call fishermen, kayakers, and nature-lovers into North Carolina’s sound country. With nearly 5,000 miles of inner waters, our state claims more sounds than anywhere else in the East.
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Posted in Coast, September 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Where The Road Ends

For 500 years, wild mustangs have roamed the dunes of Corolla, foraging for food and raising their young. As development pushes them into tighter folds, Wesley Stallings stands between the horses and the perils that threaten them.
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Posted in Coast, Coastal Event, May 2011, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Sound Story

Telling Currituck Sound’s story comes naturally to Sharon Meade, a curator at the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education. The story is her own.
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Posted in Coast, Eastern N.C., Nature & Agriculture, November 2010, Outdoors, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment