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  1. Staff to Be Available for Discussion...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent, David Hallac, and other members of the Seashore staff, will be available to answer questions related to the amended Final Rule for off-road vehicle management at two public meetings. The first public meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 24 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at the Cape Hatteras Secondary School in Buxton, North Carolina.

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  2. Staff to Be Available for Discussion...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent, David Hallac, and other members of the Seashore staff, will be available to answer questions related to the amended Final Rule for off-road vehicle management at two public meetings. The first public meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 24 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at the Cape Hatteras Secondary School in Buxton, North Carolina.

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  3. Our national parks are falling into disrepairRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Post-gazette.com

    On recent visits to Shenandoah National Park, Gettysburg National Military Park and Cape Hatteras National Seashore, I was struck by how these iconic places are suffering from neglect. From deteriorating roads, bridges and buildings to threatened environmental resources, these natural and historic treasures have fallen into disrepair.

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  4. Staff to Be Available for Discussion...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent, David Hallac, and other members of the Seashore staff, will be available to answer questions related to the amended Final Rule for off-road vehicle management at two public meetings. The first public meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 24 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at the Cape Hatteras Secondary School in Buxton, North Carolina.

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  5. Bypass Road Provides Access To Cape Point On Cape Hatteras National SeashoreRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | National Parks Traveler

    Surfcasters have an easier way to reach Cape Point at Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina's Outer Banks. At noon Wednesday, the Cape Point Bypass Road extension was opened to the public.

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  6. Cape Point Bypass Extension Route Now Open to Off-Road Vehicle UsersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    At noon today, Cape Hatteras National Seashore will open the Cape Point Bypass Road extension to the public. The project is a result of a recent Environmental Assessment and rule-making process that included public review.

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  7. Staff to Be Available for Discussion...Read the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent, David Hallac, and other members of the Seashore staff, will be available to answer questions related to the amended Final Rule for off-road vehicle management at two public meetings. The first public meeting will take place on Tuesday, January 24 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm at the Cape Hatteras Secondary School in Buxton, North Carolina.

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  8. Man dies while surfing near Cape Hatteras National SeashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    According to the National Park Service, a bystander spotted a man face down in the water off Old Lighthouse Beach outside of Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Crews pulled the surfer, later identified as Jordan Bartholomew of Buxton, from the water and tried to resuscitate him.

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  9. Visitor Services Closing Due to Winter StormRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    In anticipation of a winter storm event, Cape Hatteras National Seashore will close all visitor services, including visitor centers and off-road vehicle permit offices, at 5:00 pm today and will remain closed through Saturday, January 7. The National Park Service will reassess conditions tomorrow and reopen visitor services as soon as conditions allow.

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  10. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Completes All Work Related To The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore staff have completed all tasks Congress assigned to it a year ago with passage of the National Defense Authorization Act/NPS Staff at Cape Hatteras National Seashore in North Carolina have completed all work assigned them through the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015 that President Obama signed into law two years ago. The NDAA required that Cape Hatteras National Seashore modify wildlife protection buffers, accelerate the construction of vehicle access points and roads, report back to Congress within one year of the date of the NDAA, and undertake a public process to consider changes to the seashore's Final Rule on off-road vehicle management.

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  11. While he's at it, President Trump should make our national parks great again, too: John PlonskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | PennLive.com

    ... he had. On recent visits to Shenandoah National Park, Gettysburg National Military Park and Cape Hatteras National Seashore, I was struck by how these iconic places are suffering from neglect. From deteriorating roads, bridges and buildings to ...

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  12. Climb The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse For Free On December 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... with the Outer Banks Visitors Bureau. Volunteers from the Outer Banks Lighthouse Society and Cape Hatteras National Seashore park rangers look forward to greeting locals and visitors at this event. "This opportunity to climb Cape Hatteras Lighthouse ...

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  13. Investigation Into Who Drove Over Nesting Sea Turtle At Cape Hatteras National Seashore OngoingRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Since a nesting sea turtle was run over by a vehicle in August, investigators at Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolaina's Outer Banks have received "multiple tips," but none have led to an arrest in the matter. Boone Vandzura, the seashore's chief ranger, said officials from local, state, and federal levels have been involved in the investigation.

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  14. Dozens Of Eggs Taken From Sea Turtle Run Over At Cape Hatteras National Seashore HatchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Nearly 60 green sea turtle hatchlings survived their mother being run over on the beach at Cape Hatteras National Seashore/NPS Scraps of egg shells told the story: though their mother was killed when a vehicle drove over her on a Cape Hatteras National Seashore beach, some of the 172 eggs taken from the green sea turtle and placed in a sandy nest survived the ordeal to incubate, hatch, and make it into the Atlantic Ocean. Seashore staff were able to recover nearly 200 Ping Pong-sized eggs from the female shortly after her crushed body was discovered on August 21. While the eggs were buried on the beach, the odds against their hatching were long.

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  15. extends public scoping period for...Read the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore has provided a 2-week extension to the public scoping period to obtain feedback and ideas from the public regarding Seashore areas that experience flooding near Buxton and Frisco. Several locations, including the Cape Point Campground, beach parking lots , the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse parking lot, off-road vehicle ramps 43, 44, and 49, Lighthouse Road, and areas around the Seashore's administrative offices, have experienced persistent flooding over the last decade.

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  16. Cape Hatteras Naional SeashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... climb windblown dunes and bathe in the surf without trespassing on private property, the Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park may be established. The Government is now buying what land along the Banks south from Manteo it can get. Bankers (those who ...

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  17. Photo courtesy: Walter HildebrandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league - The two Louisiana co-defendants in the drug and rape case that brought down one-time NFL star Darren Sharper were set for BUXTON, N.C. - A 75-year-old drowned in the ocean Wednesday afternoon off of Cape Hatteras National Seashore, officials confirm. Park officials say the man was in the water 20-50 yards off the shore when a bystander noticed that he may have been in distress.

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  18. Body of teen pulled into ocean by rip currents found in Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | WRAL.com

    Authorities said the girl and a 16-year-old boy were pulled into the ocean off a Cape Hatteras National Seashore beach in Waves on Oct. 13, when strong rip currents were impacting the area.

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  19. National Park Service Visitor Services and Facilities Reopening on Ocracoke IslandRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2016 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Outer Banks Group Superintendent David Hallac is happy to announce that the National Park Service visitor center, off-road vehicle permit office, and campground on Ocracoke Island will reopen on Monday, October 17.

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  20. Outer-Banks 1 mins ago 1:16 p.m.Teen missing off Outer Banks coast since ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    According to the Virginian Pilot , Chief Ranger at Cape Hatteras national Seashore Boone Vandzura says the teen and a friend were swimming in the ocean when they were pulled outward. The friend made it safely back to shore.

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