In The Park, the park's free newspaper, provides a wealth of information on the park and the programs offered throughout the year. Either pick up a copy at a visitor center at one of the three parks or download the 2014 version, which is best printed on 11x17 paper.
Did You Know?
The beaches along Cape Hatteras National Seashore sparkle at night. When you kick the sand, you disturb tiny dinoflagellates like seasparkle, magnified in the picture to the left. A chemical reaction causes them to glow with a blue-green light.