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  1. Lots To Do At Cape Hatteras National Seashore This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | National Parks Traveler

    A summer vacation to Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina's Outer Banks offers adventures from climbing lighthouses and body surfing...to studying maritime history or just relaxing on the beach surrounded by castles of sand. The summer schedule at Cape Hatteras, as well as the other units of the Outer Banks Group, runs from May 22 - Sept 7. Program schedules and descriptions are available on-line at each park's website: Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, www.nps.gov/fora; Wright Brothers National Memorial, www.nps.gov/wrbr; and Cape Hatteras National Seashore, www.nps.gov/caha .

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  2. Dr. Beach Names Cape Hatteras 5th best beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WITN

    ... one of the long thin barrier islands that make up the Outer Banks. It is also home to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the famed Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, and miles and miles of unspoiled beaches. Professor Stephen Leatherman of Florida ...

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  3. Birds, anglers close to sharing seashoreRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... The buffer would change to 500 meters for plovers and 30 for sea turtles. With the new plan, Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac said monitoring beaches would require 13 more employees at a cost of $260,000. Hallac said park ...

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  4. Birds, anglers close to sharing NC seashore next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... The buffer would change to 500 meters for plovers and 30 for sea turtles. With the new plan, Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac said monitoring beaches would require 13 more employees at a cost of $260,000. Hallac said park ...

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  5. Journey Around the World in MiniatureRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | PRWeb

    ... in Nags Head, NC, a coastal community surrounded by the natural beauty of the Outer Banks' Cape Hatteras National Seashore. It is the Outer Banks' first art gallery and was established by the Smith family in 1961. It is known for its expansive ...

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  6. Sights and bikes at North Carolina's Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Pocono Record

    ... the Bodie lighthouse. You are surrounded by dunes, ocean and marshes as you ride through the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Riding with good friends even makes it better. From the start of the park to Cape Hatteras is about 50 miles. There are ...

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  7. Birds and buggies may soon share N.C. seashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... to 30 meters. Monitoring beaches would require 13 more employees at a cost of $260,000, said Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac. "How much difference will this make on the ground?" he asked a crowd of about 85 gathered at a ...

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  8. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Proposes Reduction In Wildlife...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | National Parks Traveler

    Wildlife buffers at Cape Hatteras National Seashore would be reduced, some by 50 percent or more, under proposed guidelines released by the park staff Wednesday. Conservation groups immediately criticized the proposal, saying wildlife have benefited greatly and the local economy has not suffered under the current guidelines intended to protect piping plovers, a threatened species, as well as five species of sea turtles that are considered either endangered or threated under the Endangered Species Act.

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  9. Plan reviews wildlife buffers at Cape Hatteras SeashoreRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Jacksonville Daily News

    The National Park Service is taking public comment through the middle of next month on proposed changes in wildlife buffers at the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

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  10. Lighthouses to open for full-moon climbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... lantern room and view the full moon reflection on the ocean, according to a release from the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. COMMENTS ADVISORY: Users are solely responsible for opinions they post here; comments do not reflect the views of The ...

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  11. 2015 Lifeguard Beach Operations Set for the SeashoreRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Superintendent David Hallac announced today that Cape Hatteras National Seashore has contracted the Seashore's lifeguard operations to serve the visiting public during the 2015 summer season.Operations of three Seashore sites, Coquina Beach in South Nags Head, Buxton Beach near the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in Buxton, and Ocracoke Beach on Ocracoke Island, will open beginning Saturday, May 23 through Labor Day, September 7, 2015.The lifeguarded beaches will be staffed 7 days a week, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. During the colder weather months on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, park management is planning ahead for those warmer days of summer and related summer activities."

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  12. OBX parks and seashore generate $212 MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A study shows that nearly 3 million visitors last year to Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Fort Raleigh National Historic Site and Wright Brothers National Memorial spent more than $170 million in nearby communities, according to a release from the park. The spending supported about 2,700 jobs in the local area and had a cumulative benefit to the local economy of more than $212 million dollars, the release said.

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  13. Beach driving advocates criticize lack of Cape Point accessRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... saying it's contrary to a federal law passed in December. They sent a letter last week to Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac, saying the law means park staff must shrink the area surrounding sea turtle and shorebird nests and ...

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  14. Beach driving advocates criticize lack of Cape Point accessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | WRAL.com

    The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk, Virginia, reported that the advocates object to the closing of Cape Point, saying it's contrary to a federal law passed in December. They sent a letter last week to Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac, saying the law means park staff must shrink the area surrounding sea turtle and shorebird nests and shorten the buffer's duration.

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  15. 40 miles of beach closed to driving on HatterasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A buffer from the beach to the sound is protecting Hatteras Island's first oystercatcher nest of the season, blocking traffic to Cape Point, one of the best fishing spots on the East Coast. An alliance of groups sent a letter last week to Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac saying park staff must shrink the area surrounding sea turtle and shorebird nests and shorten the buffer's duration.

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  16. Bird nest on Hatteras means 40 miles of beach closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    A buffer from the beach to the sound is protecting Hatteras Island's first oystercatcher nest of the season, blocking traffic to Cape Point, one of the best fishing spots on the East Coast. An alliance of groups sent a letter last week to Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent Dave Hallac saying park staff must shrink the area surrounding sea turtle and shorebird nests and shorten the buffer's duration.

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  17. Prominent "24th International Miniature Art Show" Unveiled at Seaside Art GalleryRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | PR.com

    ... in Nags Head, NC, a coastal community surrounded by the natural beauty of the Outer Banks' Cape Hatteras National Seashore. It is the Outer Banks' first art gallery and was established by the Smith family in 1961. Seaside Art Gallery is one of the ...

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  18. Prominent '24th International Miniature Art Show' Unveiled at Seaside Art GalleryRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... in Nags Head, NC, a coastal community surrounded by the natural beauty of the Outer Banks' Cape Hatteras National Seashore. It is the Outer Banks' first art gallery and was established by the Smith family in 1961. Seaside Art Gallery is one of the ...

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  19. New exhibit at Moores Creek Battlefield to focus on those who fought for independenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... North Carolina has ten national parks facilities, including the Blue Ridge Parkway, the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, and Moores Creek National Battlefield. Park Superintendent Ricardo Perez says many people know the significance of the brief, ...

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  20. Some Hatteras, Ocracoke beaches close to vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The beaches in front of the seven villages along Hatteras Island and along Ocracoke Island are closing to off-road vehicles for the season. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Superintendent David Hallac says the beaches are closing Wednesday to vehicles through Oct. 31. The areas remain open to pedestrians.

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