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  1. AnswersRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Ocracoke Journal

    ... of a National Park -- 75% (all Ocracokers, of course, live within just a few minutes of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore) Life is in large measure about choices. We islanders generally choose nature, community, and family over convenience, ...

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  2. Night Driving Routes Reopen to ORV Use on September 15Read the original story

    Saturday Sep 13 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    Acting Superintendent Kym Hall announces that on Monday, September 15 ORV routes in Cape Hatteras National Seashore will reopen to night driving where no turtle nests remain or to the first posted closure in that route.The Seashore's Off-Road Vehicle special regulation states that from September 15 to November 15, night driving is allowed on ORV routes, or portions thereof, with no turtle nests remaining.A permit is required for any off-road vehicle use in the National Seashore. In addition, beginning September 11, residents and visitors should note the newly constructed Ramp 25 will open to the general public except for the boardwalk area which is still under construction.

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  3. NPS Announces Opening of New ORV Ramp 25Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Cape Hatteras National Seashore

    ... additional pedestrian access, as well as improved access for visitors with disabilities, to Cape Hatteras National Seashore.Ramp 25 is the first of several such beach access projects planned for the Seashore's future. In March 2012, as a secondary ...

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  4. Assessing National Park Wilderness On The 50th Anniversary Of The Wilderness ActRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | National Parks Traveler

    ... parks as Yellowstone , Glacier , Grand Teton , Big Bend , Great Smoky Mountains , and Cape Hatteras National Seashore have not received this designation, even though the National Park Service has deemed the acres worthy. While Congress ultimately is ...

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  5. Beach sand collapse that killed 9-year-old girl is rare, under-recognized safety risk on Oregon beachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | OregonLive.com

    ... he was digging on a North Carolina beach collapsed, marking the first sand collapse death at Cape Hatteras National Seashore in at least 10 years. Following the accident, park officials said anyone digging a hole on the beach shouldn't go deeper ...

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  6. Popular Hatteras fishing spot reopens to beach drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... with beach driving enthusiasts. As of last week's report, 123 sea turtles nested within the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. There was a record 254 nests last year. The shorebird nesting season ended as of last week. COMMENTS ADVISORY: Users are ...

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  7. Predicting When Turtles Will Hatch Could Help Outer Banks EconomyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | WNYC-AM New York

    Every year on Cape Hatteras National Seashore, female sea turtles return to the beaches where they were born to lay the next generation.

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  8. Cape Hatteras National SeashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | NewMexiKen

    The area now known as Cape Hatteras National Seashore has a long and rich heritage.

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  9. Stu Hooper, 44, was an entrepreneur and family manRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Cincinnati.com

    ... Hooper died last Thursday, one day after first responders rescued him from the waters at Cape Hatteras National Seashore in North Carolina, where he and his family were vacationing. Strong rip currents were reported in the area. "Stu's passing is a ...

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  10. Road Worrier: Maybe wishful thinking will fix Oregon InletRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | News Observer

    ... jetties and sand bypass system. But it never happened. The Interior Department owns the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge lands that border Oregon Inlet, and the department has repeatedly vetoed the jetties for ...

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  11. Turtle Power: Sensors Give Hatchlings a Chance in HatterasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Government Executive

    ... turtle nests," said Britta Muiznieks, an NPS research coordinator and wildlife biologist at Cape Hatteras National Seashore. They have found 110 nests so far this year, she said. The cordoned-off areas don't usually interrupt fishing operations, ...

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  12. Bodie Light House, Nags Head North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | CNN

    ... (48 m) tall and is located on the Roanoke Sound side of the first island that is part of the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The lighthouse is just south of Nags Head, a few miles before Oregon Inlet. It was renovated from August 2009 to March ...

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  13. National Lighthouse DayRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | Ocracoke Journal

    Thursday, August 7, is National Lighthouse Day, but special programs in the Cape Hatteras National Seashore Park start tomorrow.

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  14. Love LighthousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | CNN

    ... frequently on business, and visit lighthouses whenever one is in my area. I've been to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and seen those there, Diamond Head Lighthouse, and the Sandy Hook lighthouse in New Jersey. There are so many I'm missing, but ...

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  15. Injured turtles on mend at North Carolina AquariumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... short. Vortex remains an "it" until the tail unveils the gender in about a decade, she said. Cape Hatteras National Seashore saw a record 243 sea turtle nests on its beaches last year, according to the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission. ...

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  16. Witness the Fascinating Age-Old Process of Creating Original Art with EtchingsRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | 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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  17. The Beacons of the Outer BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | CNN

    I recently spent time on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. One day, I took a drive down the Cape Hatteras National Seashore.

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  18. Witness the Fascinating Age-Old Process of Creating Original Art with EtchingsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... 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. Hatteras: The lighthouse that was chased by the seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... To accomplish this he was often dangled over the side on a chair that was tied to ropes. The Cape Hatteras National Seashore, of which the Hatteras lighthouse is the focal center, is administered by the National Park Service, covers 30,531 acres, ...

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  20. Silver Lake Docks At Cape Hatteras National Seashore Back In ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    The National Park Service's Silver Lake pier and docks at Cape Hatteras National Seashore are back in service./NPS Repairs to the Cape Hatteras National Seashore's Silver Lake pier and docks, which were damaged by Hurricane Sandy, have been completed and the facilities are now open to the public.

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