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The stairs at Nauset Light Beach in Eastham are closed due to storm damage. Herring Cove North Lot in Provincetown sustained damage resulting in closure of multiple parking spaces. The Nauset Marsh Trail bridge was destroyed in a 2012 storm. More »
Two Hundred Ninety-Second Meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission February 3
Contact: George Price, Superintendent, 508-771-2144
The Two Hundred and Ninety-Second meeting of the Cape Cod National Seashore Advisory Commission will take place on Monday, February 3, 2013, at 1:00 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 (December 2, 2013)
3.Reports of Officers
4.Reports of Subcommittees
Update of Pilgrim Nuclear Plant Emergency Planning Subcommittee Review and Discussion of the requested report:
Update on Sequestration/FY 14 budget
Update on Dune Shacks
Improved Properties / Town Bylaws
Herring River Wetland Restoration
Shorebird Management Planning
Highlands Center Update
Alternate Transportation funding
Ocean stewardship topics – shoreline change
Climate Friendly Parks
Discussion of NSTAR spraying plans and utility right-a ways
8.Date and agenda for next meeting
9.Public comment and
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?
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.