Access at seashore locations
Sections of the boardwalk at the Red Maple Swamp Trail have been closed due to structural deterioration and safety concerns. Check at Salt Pond Visitor Center for the current status of this trail, and for your safety, remain out of closed areas.
CCEM - Protocols and Operational Information
The Cape Cod Ecosystem Monitoring (CCEM) program maintains a variety of responsibilities including:
Long-Term Monitoring Protocols
Monitoring Program Development
Annual Administrative Reports and Work Plans
Long Term Monitoring Protocols
Essential - Fundamental components of a basic long-term monitoring program that will enhance CACO's ability to respond to long-term management issues.
Monitoring Strategy Reports - top of page
Annual Administrative Reports and Work Plans - top of page
These documents describe program progress and procedure on a regular basis. Details pertaining to annual budgets and work plans can be found in the AARWPs.
Did You Know?
The Old Harbor Life-Saving Station in Provincetown, MA is one of the few surviving, unaltered life-saving stations left in the country. The station was built in 1898 and is open in the summer months with a display of rescue equipment, and NPS staff re-enact the historic Breeches Buoy rescue drill.