Atlantic is a community in Carteret County, North Carolina. It is an unincorporated area and falls in the eastern part of the county. It is a part of the Morehead City Metro Area. The area is along Core Sound, within what was earlier known as the Hunting Quarters.
It has a full service harbor, named Drum Inlet Marina. The last operating fish house here is the Drum Inlet Seafood & Marina. Fishing and allied activities are the major contributors to the local economy. The cost of living here is 4.80% less than the country average.
The town gets 57 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation annually is 123. Snowfall is about 3 inches per year.
Each year as a tradition to myself and this green movement website, I write on the events of Earth Day (April 22nd) this year is no exception. I will focus more on some new ideas and representations of our planet Earth. The symbols of Earth Day have been similar throughout the years, including an image or drawing of the Earth..