Pender County en Audubon Preserves Lea Island <p></p><p>One of the last undeveloped barrier islands in North Carolina is one step closer to permanent protection. Audubon North Carolina has purchased a 35-acre tract of land on Lea Island in Pender County. The money was made available through a private donation. Thu, 09 Dec 2010 14:00:00 +0000 Jeremy Loeb 11422 at Audubon Preserves Lea Island