CHNS celebrating World Oceans Month
by Hosting Three Beach Cleanups
not only marks the beginning of summer, it also marks World Oceans
Month. Our oceans, which make up approximately 70 percent of the earth,
are natural treasures, a source of food and energy, and a foundation
for the way of life.
Hatteras National Seashore is celebrating the oceans and its resources
by hosting three beach cleanups at various locations from 9:00 – 11:00
June 21, 2017- Bodie Island, Coquina Beach bathhouse
June 24, 2017- Hatteras Island, Old Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Site parking lot
June 28, 2017- Ocracoke Island, Lifeguarded beach parking lot
leather gloves, water, snacks, and sunscreen. Wear appropriate
clothing, including hats and closed-toe shoes. Trash bags will be
provided. Children under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal
guardian with them.
For more information, call 252-475-9042. For additional volunteer opportunities with the National Park Service, visit www.volunteer.gov.