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    Cape Cod

    National Seashore Massachusetts

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  • Access at seashore locations

    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 »

Multimedia Presentations

The Two-Column Aerosol Project at Cape Cod National Seashore

Funded by the Department of Energy's (DOE)
Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Climate Research Facility
Link to these short presentations:

 

 
Old Harbor Life-Saving Station

Old Harbor Life-Saving Station

Enjoy two short films about Old Harbor Life-Saving Station in Provincetown, and the U.S. Life-Saving Service.

The Threatened Piping Plover

Seals at Cape Cod National Seashore
Seals reside within the waters of 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?

cranberry bog at harvest time

The word “cranberry” originated as a contraction of crane berry, a name given to the plant by early settlers because the flower resembles the head of a crane.