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Two Hundred Eighty-Fifth Meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission

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Date: August 30, 2012
Contact: George Price, Superintendent, 508-771-2144

The two-hundred and eighty-fifth meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission will take place on Monday, September 10, 2012, at 1:00 P.M., in the meeting room at Headquarters, 99 Marconi Station, in Wellfleet, Massachusetts to discuss the following:

1. Adoption of Agenda

2.Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting (May 21, 2012)

3.Reports of Officers

4.Reports of Subcommittees

5.Superintendent's Report

Shark update

Update on Dune Shacks

Improved Properties/Town Bylaws

Herring River Wetland Restoration

Wind Turbines/Cell Towers

Shorebird Management Planning

Highlands Center Update

Alternate Transportation funding

Ocean stewardship topics - shoreline change

Pilgrim Power Station and Disaster Response Planning

Herring Cove Beach/revetment

Review of seashore houses, leasing, and demolition

Climate Friendly Parks

6.Old Business

7.New Business

8.Date and agenda for next meeting

9.Public comment and

10.Adjournment

The meeting is open to the public.It is expected that 15 persons will be able to attend in addition to the Commission members.Interested persons may make oral/written presentations to the Commission during the business meeting or file written statements.Such requests should be made to the Park Superintendent prior to the meeting.

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Did You Know?

Atlantic coastline at Cape Cod National Seashore

In 1959, Massachusetts Senators John F. Kennedy and Leverett Saltonstall introduced the legislation that led to the creation of Cape Cod National Seashore. Two years later, in 1961, then-President John F. Kennedy signed into law Public Law 87-126 which authorized Cape Cod National Seashore.