Cape Fear Lowlands

Close up of levees and spoils piles

Close up of levees and spoils piles

Natural levees all over the place, even ditch cuts are leveed.  Lyons Thoroughfare takes about 1/3 of the flow of the Cape Fear and joins the Black River which eventually flows into the Cape Fear River downstream.

Natural levees all over the place, even ditch cuts are leveed. Lyons Thoroughfare takes about 1/3 of the flow of the Cape Fear and joins the Black River which eventually flows into the Cape Fear River downstream.

Rice fields across from Lake Sutton.   These are the most upstream tidal rice fields on the Cape Fear

Rice fields across from Lake Sutton. These are the most upstream tidal rice fields on the Cape Fear

Flame On

Flame On

The Cape Fear Flame

The Cape Fear Flame

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15X exaggeration of inland delta

15X exaggeration of inland delta

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Inland Delta of Cape Fear LowlandsCape Fear Lowlands

an inland delta on the Cape Fear River will soon see the sea as the light blue color is elevation 1 foot.

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