The Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CHNS) announced several recent updates and news items related to recreational activities and seashore conditions on Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands.
News items and events related to the National Seashore for the week of October 21 include the following:
- A project to restore a large section of dune at the east end of Cape Hatteras Pier Drive began on October 19. DOT Construction, Inc. (Morehead City, NC) expects to finish hauling sand, shaping the dune, and planting American beach grass on the dune by early December.
- The Federal Highway Administration recently completed a project to preserve many of the paved roads and parking areas within Cape Hatteras National Seashore (Seashore), Fort Raleigh National Historic Site, and Wright Brothers National Memorial.
- Reminder: The eadline to submit your comments on the Seashore’s Sediment Management Framework Draft Environmental Impact Statement is November 2, 2020.