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The “Graveyard of the Atlantic” Should Be a Thing of the Past – Not the Future

Posted Fri, Jan 10, 2014 by Anonymous to bp oil spill, Kure Beach, seismic airgun testing

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By Randy Sturgill

The waters off the North Carolina coast are known as the “graveyard of the Atlantic.” Since the 16th century, thousands of ships have wrecked on the area’s deadly capes and shoals. Even today, mariners still dread these places, including familiar places like Cape Hattaras, Cape Lookout, and Cape Fear.

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