From the pristine freshwater streams of its mountains to its expansive Atlantic coastline, North Carolina offers superb fisheries. North Carolina offers both saltwater and freshwater fisheries including rivers, streams, estuaries, lakes and the coastal waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Popular freshwater game fish include Trout, Bass, Walleye, Catfish, Whitefish, Pike and Bluegill. Popular saltwater fish caught along North Carolina’s Atlantic coast include Flounder, King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Mahi Mahi and Spotted Seatrout.
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