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Seashore Re-opens after Hanna

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Date: September 7, 2008
Contact: Wouter Ketel, 252-728-2250 ext 3005

Harkers Island, NC –  Superintendent Russel J. Wilson announced that on Sunday morning a post-storm assessment of impacts to park resources, facilities and historic structures was performed.  The initial assessment revealed only minimal impact to facilities and buildings and typical storm impacts on seashore beaches.

Superintendent Wilson announced that all areas of Cape Lookout National Seashore reopened to visitors, and all services resumed at 11:00 AM on Sunday, September 07, 2008.

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Male Fiddler Crab

If a male fiddler crab losses its large claw during a fight, its small claw will grow into a large claw and its missing claw will grow back as a small claw. Cape Lookout National Seashore