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.
The Two-Column Aerosol Project at Cape Cod National Seashore
Seals at Cape Cod National Seashore
Frog Call Recordings at Cape Cod National Seashore
The Cape Codcast - An audio series exploring science at the Cape Cod National Seashore
Virtual introductions to Cape Cod National Seashore's self-guiding trails (short .wmv files)
NOAA Ocean Today website films
Did You Know?
The hydrologic system of lower Cape Cod consists of four distinct ground-water lenses, or flow cells, which receive recharge through precipitation. Other hydrologic features besides groundwater include kettle ponds, freshwater wetlands (vernal ponds), freshwater streams, and estuarine wetlands.