Media Photo: YCC Students Perform Work on Park Picnic Tables
Contact: Cyndy Holda, 252-473-2111 x148
National Park Service (NPS) Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) crew members perform work on park picnic tables as they complete their 2010 season this week. Park management extends their many thanks to these enthusiastic young students who have accomplished many projects in the Outer Banks Group of national parks this summer
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.