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Two Hundred Eighty-Second Meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission January 9

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Date: December 19, 2011
Contact: George E. Price, Jr., Superintendent, 508-771-2144

The two-hundred and eighty-second meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission will take place on Monday, January 9, 2012, at 1 PM, 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

(November 14, 2011)

3.Reports of Officers

4.Reports of Subcommittees

5.Superintendent's Report

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

50th Anniversary

North Beach Cottages, Chatham

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?

Herring River dike, Wellfleet

Cape Cod National Seashore includes over 2500 acres of historically diked salt marshes, 35% of the Massachusetts total, and including some of the biggest diked marshes in the Gulf of Maine. Work continues, in cooperation with other agencies and private groups, to restore these degraded estuaries.