ORV Plan Comment Period Extended
On May 23, 2014, the NPS released a Environmental Impact Statement for its Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan for a 60-day comment period, which was extended to September 4. The comment period will be extend an additional 15 days until September 19, 2014.
Shackleford Banks Horses 2013 Annual Findings Report Released
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250 ext. 3014
Harkers Island, NC – The annual findings report on the Shackleford Banks horses has been released by Cape Lookout National Seashore and the Foundation for Shackleford Horses.This report, covering the calendar year 2013, is available on the park's website at http://go.nps.gov/1mco9a.
Highlights for 2013 include:
For further information, contact Dr. Sue Stuska, Wildlife Biologist, at Cape Lookout National Seashore, (252) 728-2250, extension 3017, or Carolyn S. Mason, Chairman and President, Foundation for Shackleford Horses, Inc., (252) 728-6308.For horse adoption information, contact Anita Kimball at (252) 241-5222 or Joy Lawrence, evenings, at (252) 728-7111.
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