CFP Action Plan - Transportation

\\Inpcacosvrhq\marconi\EVERYONE\Climate Friendly Parks\CFP Action Plan\Web Page materials\photos\transportation
Biodiesel Flex shuttle bus provided for visitors

NPS

Emission

Reduction

Target:

Reduce park operations'

transportation emissions to

20 percent below 2007 levels by 2020.








Completed and Ongoing Actions

  • Received a DOE Clean Cities Grant to purchase 3 electric vehicles and charging stations to green the fleet.
  • Purchased Flex and Breeze shuttle buses that are operated by the CC Regional Transit Authority and run on biodiesel.
  • Switched from diesel to B-20 biodiesel for park vehicles, and purchased more hybrid vehicles.
  • Purchase and use bio-based lubricants and greases and retread tires in the auto shop.

Planned Actions

  • Improve bicycle route network and infrastructure as recommended to implement the 2017 Outer Cape Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan.
  • Continue to work with DOE Clean Cities Program to replace fleet vehicles with alternate fuel models.
  • Implement beach shuttles in cooperation with local communities when possible.
  • Explore funding opportunities for alternative fuel and transportation activities in the park to improve transit, safe bicycling, and walking opportunities.
  • Examine options for replacing gasoline powered equipment with electric alternatives (i.e. lawn mowers).

Last updated: February 3, 2020

Park footer

Contact Info

Mailing Address:

99 Marconi Site Road
Wellfleet , MA 02667

Phone:

508-255-3421
To speak to a park ranger, call 508-255-3421 for visitor information.

Contact Us

Stay Connected