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NPS 2011 Reports Available to the Public

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Date: February 6, 2012
Contact: Outer Banks Group, 252-473-2111

Superintendent Mike Murray announced today that the Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CAHA) 2011 annual reports for protected species and law enforcement have been released and are available to the public on the PEPC website under the Interim Protected Species Management Strategy project at:

http://parkplanning.nps.gov/document.cfm?parkID=358&projectID=13331&documentID=45494

The following 2011 reports have been posted:

  • Piping Plover annual report
  • Sea Turtle annual report
  • Seabeach Amaranth annual report
  • Colonial Waterbird summary
  • American Oystercatcher summary
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore Annual Law Enforcement Report

For more information, check the PEPC website or call 252-473-2111 ext. 148.

-NPS-

Did You Know?

Seasparkle, a tiny dinoflagellate that can be seen glowing in the surfline at night.

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.