Change in Harkers Island Visitor Center Hours
The Harkers Island Visitor Center is open Sunday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Morehead City Harbor Dredged Material Management Plan
Cape Lookout National Seashore is a cooperating agency in the Morehead City Harbor Integrated Dredged Material Management Plan being developed by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. The full plan draft can be downloaded from the following link. More »
Cape Lookout Announces New Chief of Maintenance
Contact: 34.82678985595703,-76.35047149658203, 252-728-2250 ext. 3005
Harkers Island, NC - Cape Lookout National Seashore is pleased to announce that Michael Baker has been selected as the new Chief of Maintenance. Mr. Baker will arrive at Cape Lookout National Seashore on November 2, 2011.
Mr. Baker brings many years of experience working in a variety of capacities for the National Park Service, and at a variety of parks, including: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area,
Mr. Baker has both supervisory and management experience in buildings, utilities and grounds trades. He has overseen a variety construction projects from new housing and buildings projects, to utility upgrades, recreational rehabilitation, and marina and dock construction. He has successfully managed large to medium sized National Park Service maintenance organizations working in nearly all the trades, and he has worked with multiple agencies and many volunteer organizations. Superintendent Pat Kenney noted that"Mr. Baker's experience is demonstrated by a strong professional work ethic that is focused on a commitment to safety and teamwork."
Did You Know?
Cape Lookout National Seashore is home to many endangered and threatened species of plants and animals including the Seabeach Amaranth, Piping Plover, and Loggerhead sea turtle.