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Carteret County Coastal Mapping Portal

Address: P.O. Box 4297 Emerald Isle, NC 28594

Phone: 252-222-5835


Description: is an online mapping portal where the power of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology is available at your fingertips! You can use the interactive map service to select, query, manipulate, and compare several categories of data in real-time. Any geospatial information contained in the GIS database, including public access points, sea turtle nesting information, or even historical hurricane tracks and their attributes, can be accessed and organized in map form at the click of a mouse. The goal of is to provide everyone from the novice/home user to the high-end scientific community a one-stop location to access all pertinent GIS data acquired for the Crystal Coast.

Contact: Carteret County Shore Protection Office

Crystal Coast Tourism Authority

Address: 409 Arendell Street Morehead City, NC 28557

Phone: 800-786-6962



Travel guide features information for visitors. Includes accommodations, events, history, entertainment and visitor services. Carteret County TDA operates two visitor centers in Carteret County located in Morehead City and Cape Carteret. 

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