Feeds an Estuary that is a Nursery to 90% of North Carolina's Seafood Species
North Carolina River Basins
3rd Largest River Basin in North Carolina
3,976 Acres of Lakes
3 National Wildlife Refuges
2,125 Miles of Streams and Rivers
6,148 Total Square Miles
634,400 Acres of Saltwater
*** TPBA members may upload monthly DMRs to their folder on the Member Documents page. ***
The program adopts a strategy developed by a coalition of dischargers in the basin, in conjunction with local environmental groups.
The Tar-Pamlico Basin Association is a consortium of NC wastewater dischargers funding an innovative program to reduce nutrient loadings from point and non-point sources.
Preserving the Tar-Pamlico River as a major source of clean water.
Tar-Pamlico Basin Association (TPBA) Members
Haywood Phthisic, III – Executive Director
NPDES Permit – NCC000002