Exploring North Carolina

Where Rivers are Born

Season 1100 Episode 1104 | 27m 17s

Brownwater rivers are those that begin in the mountains and Piedmont and transport silt and clay particles. Blackwater rivers are generally short, slow-moving rivers that emerge from pocossins in our eastern-most counties, and transport carry acidic, tea-colored water.

Aired: 11/20/14

Rating: NR

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