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  1. Rezoning proposed for 1,000 acres on CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Bluffton Today

    In December, Camden County officials approved a variance to allow the division of an 88-acre tract near Sea Camp at Cumberland Island National Seashore. Map courtesy of Camden County Private property on Cumberland Island totals about 1,000 acres, including a belt of land about midway up the island near the National Seashore's Sea Camp.

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  2. 11 ways the orange and blue is green, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | University of Florida News

    ... at a nonprofit farm providing organic produce to cancer patients, preserving Cumberland Island National Seashore, and working on an agroecology farm in Costa Rica through Florida Alternative Breaks . Others headed to Florida's Nature Coast for a ...

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  3. Rezoning proposed for 1,000 acres on CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 9 | SavannahNow

    ... What began as one family's plan to build a residential compound on private land within Cumberland Island National Seashore has morphed into negotiations that could rezone 1,000 acres of privately held property there. In December, Camden County ...

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  4. Lightning strike fire being managed on Cumberland IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | SavannahNow

    ... the southern end of the island. Additional fire management resources will be responding. Cumberland Island National Seashore collaborates on fire management activities with its interagency partners, state and local cooperators, and members of the ...

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  5. A yawning alligator at Cumberland Island National SeashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    Massive gators keep showing humans who's boss Massive alligators have been showing humans who's really boss for years. Check out this story on wauwatosanow.com: http://usat.ly/2nAw0Oa Here's a look at some of the blatant shows of strength we've seen from alligators over the past few months: Instagram user @MayorJuan captured video of one of the alligators on Kiawah Island.

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  6. ZONE OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | Folio Weekly

    Cumberland Island National Seashore is the largest of the southern United States' sea islands.

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  7. High Point LLLP v. National Park ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... Candler family, which uses the dock to access property located within the boundaries of Cumberland Island National Seashore, has sought to move or extend the dock to improve its accessibility. But the National Park Service, which manages the ...

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  8. FirstService Residential Awarded Management Contract for Cumberland Harbour Owners AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | PR Log

    Feb. 28, 2017 - PRLog -- FirstService Residential, the leading residential property management company in Georgia, announced today that it has been selected to provide comprehensive management services for Cumberland Harbour Property Owners Association. Nestled among the St. Mary's River, the North River and the Intracoastal Waterway, Cumberland Harbour is set in picturesque St Mary's, Georgia, an idyllic seaside city with direct access to the Atlantic Ocean and Cumberland Island National Seashore.

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  9. Spaceport advocates tout jobs; property owners worriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | SavannahNow

    This map, originally prepared by Spaceport Camden consultant Andrew Nelson, shows the trajectory that Camden County proposes to use to launch rockets over the Cumberland Island National Seashore. Kevin Lang and Dick Parker, owners on Little Cumberland Island, added to the map by outlining the island in white and plotting the homes with blue dots.

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  10. SAVING Cumberland IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Folio Weekly

    ... he said. According to the Park Service, an estimated 60,000 people visit the Cumberland Island National Seashore each year, taking the 45-minute ferry ride from the St. Marys waterfront to the Sea Camp dock. The number would likely be much higher, ...

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  11. Kevin Lang: Proposed Spaceport in Camden County a serious threat to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... Island has received in the media. There is clearly a groundswell of support for the Cumberland Island National Seashore and the unique experience that it offers over 60,000 thousand visitors per year. Surprisingly, Camden County's plan to develop a ...

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  12. Sister Alvin was God's gift to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | SavannahNow

    ... to what makes America the greatest nation on Earth. Fort Pulaski National Park, the Cumberland Island National Seashore, and the Savannah Wildlife Refuge provide natural and social benefits to our communities, and are a draw for the all-important ...

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  13. There's A New Trail Map For Cumberland Island National SeashoreRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    Thanks to the hard work of the Georgia Conservancy, there's a new trail map to Cumberland Island National Seashore , complete with trail descriptions. During the past few months, the Georgia Conservancy along with more than 450 volunteers worked on restoring hiking trails on the island off the Georgia coast.

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  14. Cumberland Island property split approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Sea Camp at Cumberland Island National Seashore is about a quarter mile from the 88-acre parcel that owners want to split into 10 lots. The property outlined in blue is owned by Lumar LLC. The Camden County Planning Commission approved a variance to divide the 88-acre property at the south end of Cumberland Island into 10 lots.

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  15. Editorial: Cumberland Island should be protected from developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... families were among those who negotiated with the National Park Service to create the Cumberland Island National Seashore in 1972. That landmark deal helped protect and preserve Cumberland's vibrant history, its pristine maritime forests, its ...

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  16. Zoning request sparks fear of Cumberland developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | SavannahNow

    Sea Camp at Cumberland Island National Seashore is about a quarter-mile from the 88-acre parcel that owners want to split into 10 lots. A request for a zoning variance on an 87.5-acre tract of private land on Cumberland Island is raising concerns about the future of the national seashore that surrounds it.

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  17. Zoning request sparks fears of development on CumberlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... families were among those who negotiated with the National Park Service to create Cumberland Island National Seashore in 1972. The Park Service bought most of the island and struck deals that allowed residents and sometimes their children to ...

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  18. Champaign business is lone bidder for Kickapoo cafe, river tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | The News-Gazette

    ... wife, Julie, operated a business in Georgia that ran guided kayak and camping trips to Cumberland Island National Seashore and Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge. They bought that outfitting business in southeast Georgia in 2004, and that evolved ...

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  19. Cumberland Island, Fort Frederica closing part of Thursday, all day Friday for Hermine, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Cumberland Island National Seashore and Fort Frederica National Monument will close at 2 p.m. Thursday and remain closed all day Friday in preparation for Tropical Storm Hermine, officials said. There will be no ferry service to Cumberland Thursday or Friday, and the seashore will reopen for its normal hours Saturday barring any extensive damage from the storm, Ranger Jill Hamilton-Anderson said in a release.

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  20. CCGA hosts volunteer fair, promotes student community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Brunswick News

    ... said. "Students are at a great point to be volunteers." Kari Dent, a volunteer with the Cumberland Island National Seashore, a U.S. National Park, said student volunteers will be able to work in the park's museum and with its curator. CCGA student ...

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