NPS STUDENT EMPLOYEE MAKING A DIFFERENCE
Contact: Outer Banks Group, (252) 473-2111 ext 164
College Student Helps at Lighthouse: Lead park ranger at the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse, Laura Sturtz of Frisco, NC, greets young visitors during last Friday’s seasonal opening of the lighthouse. Laura works at Cape Hatteras National Seashore as a student employee. Summer student positions are still available at the Outer Banks national park sites; call (252) 473-2111, x164 for more information.
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.