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    Cape Cod

    National Seashore Massachusetts

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  • Nauset Marsh Trail Footbridge Temporary Closure After Labor Day

    A small footbridge on the Nauset Marsh trail will be closed for repair for two weeks following Labor Day. Ask at the visitor center for detour information.

  • Sections of Boardwalk Closed at Red Maple Swamp Trail

    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.

Annual Shorebird Monitoring and Management Reports

Annual Shorebird Monitoring and Management Reports

Shorebird Monitoring and Management at Cape Cod National Seashore, 2011

Shorebird Monitoring and Management at Cape Cod National Seashore, 2010

Shorebird Monitoring and Management Cape Cod National Seashore, 2009

Shorebird Monitoring and Management at Cape Cod National Seashore, 2008

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2007

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2006

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2005

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2004

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2003

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2002

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2001

Monitoring and Management of Piping Plovers and Colonial Waterbirds at Cape Cod National Seashore - 2000

Breeding Ecology of Piping Plovers Nesting at Cape Cod National Seashore - 1999

Breeding Ecology of Piping Plovers Nesting at Cape Cod National Seashore - 1997

Breeding Ecology of Piping Plovers Nesting at Cape Cod National Seashore - 1996

Breeding Ecology of Piping Plovers Nesting at Cape Cod National Seashore - 1995

Breeding Ecology of Piping Plovers Nesting at Cape Cod National Seashore - 1994

Breeding Ecology of Piping Plovers Nesting at Cape Cod National Seashore - 1993

Did You Know?

Highland Light

The original Highland Light was built in 1797, becoming the first lighthouse on Cape Cod in Massachusetts. It had 24 whale oil lamps set in 2 circles, one on top of the other with the reflector behind.