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  1. Owners of unleashed dogs at Hatteras Seashore face finesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WCTI

    Owners of unleashed dogs at the Cape Hatteras National Seashore could be fined up to $125. The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk reported that repeat offenders could be sent to jail for up to six months and face a $5,000 fine.

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  2. Owners of loose dogs on Cape Hatteras beaches face fines, jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Virginian-Pilot

    Owners of unleashed dogs at the Cape Hatteras National Seashore could get fined $125 and repeat offenders could face jail time. After recent citations and warnings, the park has made a public announcement of its rules to keep dogs on leashes or in cages while on the beach.

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  3. Cape Hatteras breaks record for sea turtle nestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Biologist Britta Muiznieks holds a tiny loggerhead sea turtle excavated from a nest on the beach at Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The seashore has seen a new record of sea turtle nests this year of 269 and counting breaking the 2013 record by 15. The Cape Hatteras National Seashore has set a new record for sea turtle nests this year with 269 and counting.

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  4. Speaking Of Bears, The Bear Crisis And A Tale Of Rewilding From...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | National Parks Traveler

    ... be a hot0-button issue in some parks, whether the wildlife in question are piping plovers at Cape Hatteras National Seashore or Florida panthers at Big Cypress National Preserve . But perhaps the most long-running, contentious wildlife issue in the ...

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  5. Public Meetings Set To Consider Changes To Cape Hatteras National Seashore's ORV PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    As directed by Congress, Cape Hatteras National Seashore officials are looking at changes to how they manage off-road vehicles on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. And in the coming weeks the public will have a chance to bring its thoughts to the table as to how the management plan might be tweaked.

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  6. Outer Banks residents' words bring its history alive in recent releaseRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... bus. There are only 10 national seashores and two of them are on the Outer Banks. Learn how Cape Hatteras National Seashore became the first after publication of a newspaper editorial, and how beach access remains a property rights issue. And who ...

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  7. Three Hillsborough Gallery Artists Share Their ReflectionsRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | PR Log

    ... on time spent on the tiny island of Ocracoke, NC. Located at the southernmost tip of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, it is bounded on one side by Pamlico Sound with its beautiful and vitally important marshes, and on the other by the Atlantic ...

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  8. Sharks, fascinating and scary, capture our attentionRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this photo taken, Tuesday, July 7, 2015,beachgoers avoid the ocean on a beautiful summer day in Avon, N.C. ?In a 28-day span, eight people have been bitten by sharks in N.C., with three of the attacks happening on the barrier islands of the Outer Banks. Photo: Tamara Lush, AP In this photo taken, Tuesday, July 7, 2015, a sign warns visitors about sharks along the Cape Hatteras National Seashore in Cape Hatteras, N.C. ?In a 28-day span, eight people have been bitten by sharks in N.C., with three of the attacks happening on the barrier islands of the Outer Banks.

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  9. Sharks: Frightening, yet fascinatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Statesboro Herald

    In this photo taken Tuesday, a sign warns visitors about sharks along the Cape Hatteras National Seashore in Cape Hatteras, N.C. AVON, N.C. - It's the golden hour, right before sunset, when the light is soft and pretty.

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  10. Sharks, fascinating and scary, capture our attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... N.C.. Peperkorn said she is allowing her children, ages 7 to 14, to go in the water at Cape Hatteras National Seashore despite a rash of shark attacks. She says the family is using caution and not swimming out far. Photo: Tamara Lush, AP In this ...

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  11. Climate: National Parks face huge sea level threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Summit County Voice

    ... parks in the NPS Southeast Region constitute the majority of the high exposure category. At Cape Hatteras National Seashore in North Carolina, the current replacement value of rebuilding lighthouses, visitor center exhibits, historic structures and ...

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  12. Join Cape Hatteras National Seashore Biologists In Studying Sea Turtle NestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    Join a ranger at Cape Hatteras National Seashore this summer to learn more about the hatching of sea turtle eggs/NPS Curious about the nesting of sea turtles? At Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina's Outer Banks, a special program this summer lets you see inside turtle nests...and possibly encounter a hatching at the same time. Each spring and summer, female sea turtles--loggerhead, green, and occasional leatherback--make a brief trip to the shores of Cape Hatteras to nest.

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  13. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Visitors Warned About Shark DangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    Cape Hatteras National Seashore officials are urging visitors to stay out of the water if they fear a shark attack/NPT file photo It sounds like a page from the script of Jaws , a blockbuster 40 years old this summer in which a massive great white shark terrorizes a fictional New England beach town during the Fourth of July weekend. No great white sharks are thought to be involved in the attacks at Cape Hatteras National Seashore , and there have been no deaths, but three separate incidents there in the past week have officials warning beach goers to stay out of the water if they fear sharks.

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  14. Man badly bitten by shark in latest North Carolina attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... off the beach in waist-deep water with his adult son, according to a National Park Service Cape Hatteras National Seashore post on Facebook. A grey shark, 6 to 7 feet long, pulled the man underwater and bit his rib cage, hip, lower left leg and both ...

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  15. Third Shark Attack In A Week At Cape Hatteras National SeashoreRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | National Parks Traveler

    For the third time in less than a week a swimmer at Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina's Outer Banks has been attacked by a shark. Seashore officials said Wednesday that the 68-year-old man received a number of injuries from the encounter.

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  16. Third Annual Roll & Stroll Event Comes to Gallery Row Arts DistrictRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - July 1, 2015 - NAGS HEAD, N.C. -- The Gallery Row Arts District is Nags Head's Fine Art Destination. It is a unique area located in the heart of Nags Head, NC, a coastal community surrounded by the beauty of the Outer Banks' Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

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  17. Shark Bites Swimmer in North Carolina Wednesday in Seventh Attack Since JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | AccuWeather.com

    A shark attack was reported on Wednesday on Ocracoke Island, North Carolina, marking the state's seventh attack this year. Shortly after noon, a swimmer sustained a bite at a lifeguard beach in the Cape Hatteras National Seashore area, Hyde County officials confirmed.

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  18. 7 shark attacks along Carolina coast leave beachgoers waryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    There have been seven shark attacks along the coast of the Carolinas in the past month, leaving beachgoers more concerned than usual as the holiday weekend approaches. In the most recent attack, a 17-year-old boy was swimming with several other people off Waves, North Carolina along the Cape Hatteras National Seashore Saturday afternoon when a shark attacked him.

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  19. Shark Bite on Swimmer is Latest in Series of Such Attacks Along Carolinas CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... buttocks and both hands, according to a news release posted to the FaceBook page of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. No other swimmers were injured. Ocean Rescue Squad paramedics and National Park Service Rangers rushed to the scene in response ...

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  20. Officials: Man bitten by shark in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Newsday

    ... t 90 minutes apart at Oak Island. Officials at the National Park Service, which oversees the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, weren't immediately available for comment Friday.

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