Bodie Island Prescribed Burn and Public Meeting Postponed
Contact: Outer Banks Group, 252-475-9000
Superintendent Barclay Trimble announced today the scheduled prescribed burn for the Bodie Island unit of Cape Hatteras National Seashore has been postponed.The public meeting, scheduled to take place on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the Nags Head Fire Station 16 in South Nags Head, has been cancelled.
For more information, call 252-475-9000.
Did You Know?
The U.S.S. Monitor sank off Cape Hatteras during a storm in December 1862. The wreck's location was a mystery until 1973 when a research vessel found the ship 16 miles off the cape in 230 feet of water. In 1975, the Monitor was named the nation’s first National Marine Sanctuary.