The water level in the Pamlico fluctuates substantially based on wind and ocean conditions. A detailed study of various components of Pamlico water levels is presented in
Reed, et al., Water level variations in the Neuse and Pamlico Estuaries, North Carolina due to local and remote forcing, Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, Volume 76, Issue 2, 20 January 2008, Pages 431-446
Implications for sea-level rise are
considered in the NC
Panel Sea Level Rise Assessment Report
J. E. Hobbie, Hydrography
the Pamlico River Estuary, is a 1970 report discussing
temperature and oxygen concentration. Hobbie also discusses the
existence of widespread beds of widgeon grasses in the river,
have since disappeared. The report is written to evaluate the
the Aurora phospahte mine during its early years.
Read, A. J., K. W. Urian, et al. (2003). "Abundance of bottlenose dolphins in the bays, sounds, and estuaries of North Carolina." Marine Mammal Science 19(1): 59-073.
Night Count Surveys for Alligators in Coastal Counties of North Carolina Timothy G. O'Brien and Phillip D. Doerr Journal of Herpetology, Vol. 20, No. 3 (Sep., 1986), pp. 444-448
and Stock Assessment of the Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) in
North Carolina by David Eggleston
Phosphates in sediments of Pamlico Estuary Joseph B. Upchurch, James K. Edzwald, Charles R. O'Melia Environmental Science & Technology 1974 8 (1), 56-58