Correction on June 25, 2009 Beach Access Report
Contact: Outer Banks Group, 252-473-2111
Correction on June 25, 2009 Beach Access Report:
Did You Know?
Lightning whelks eat about one large clam per month. The whelk pries the clam open with its muscular foot, wedges the clam open with its shell, then eats the soft inside of the clam. Lightning whelk shells, which whorl to the left, wash up on the beach at Cape Hatteras National Seashore.