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 »
Oystercatchers & Island Health
When islands are unhealthy, they don't run a fever. They stop being able to support life and the plant and animal species that depend on that island to survive have to find another place to live or they will die.
That is why it is so important to make sure the islands of Cape Lookout National Seashore remain healthy!
Did You Know?
Barrier islands, such as those of Cape Lookout National Seashore, are piles of sand. As storms come up from the ocean the beaches are constantly rearranged.