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

    6 hrs ago | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Cape Hatteras National SeashoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | NewMexiKen

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

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

    Wednesday Aug 13 | 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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  6. Road Worrier: Maybe wishful thinking will fix Oregon InletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | 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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  7. Turtle Power: Sensors Give Hatchlings a Chance in HatterasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | 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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  8. Bodie Light House, Nags Head North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | 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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  9. National Lighthouse DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | 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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  10. Love LighthousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. Ocracoke Wildlife & ArthurRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Ocracoke Journal

    ... manage during and after a major hurricane. Joycelyn Wright, chief biotechnician for the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, has written an informative article for the Ocracoke Current. You can read it here: http://www.ocracokecurrent.com/91327 . Our ...

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  18. State needs to consider changes at drive-on beaches - By Eric BurnleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Cape Gazette

    ... make everyone watch this video before being issued a permit. I understand this is done at Cape Hatteras National Seashore, and it should be done in Delaware. I would hope the Delaware Mobile Surf-Fishermen would be willing to assist with the ...

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  19. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Getting Back To Normal After Hurricane ArthurRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    Life is getting back to normal at Cape Hatteras National Seashore , which dodged a bullet when Hurricane Arthur passed through the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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  20. UPDATED: Threat Of Tropical Storm Arthur Leads To Closure Of National Park System UnitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | National Parks Traveler

    ... evacuation order of Hatteras Island on the Outer Banks, much of which is occupied by Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The order, from Dare County's Emergency Management office, said residents and visitors on Hatteras Island would have to begin ...

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