Science & Research

Cape Cod National Seashore supports a vibrant scientific community. Staff scientists work with visiting scientists, scholars, students, and volunteers from various universities and state and federal agencies from around the world. Together, this diverse group, representing many varied disciplines and skill levels, develops new ways to understand and protect the valuable natural resources found at the seashore. Collaboration, public communication, and sound stewardship most of all are the goals of science and research at Cape Cod National Seashore.
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Atlantic Research & Learning Center

Cape Cod National Seashore supports one of the nineteen National Park Service Research & Learning Centers. Learn about the research projects and education programs supported by this regional NPS asset. If you are looking for an opportunity to do research at Cape Cod National Seashore, start here.

Cape Cod Ecosystem Monitoring

Learn more about Cape Cod National Seashore's long-term monitoring program designed to help park managers in making sound stewardhip decision.

Ecosystem Restoration
Discover more about the restoration of tidal flow to various salt marsh and estuarine systems at Cape Cod National Seashore.

The science staff at Cape Cod National Seashore produces and maintains many scientific publications. Explore our growing archive of resource briefs, research papers, research posters, and articles.

Cape Cod National Seashore relies on student interns, fellows, and volunteers to make valuable contributions to many varied projects and programs. Look here for an opportunity to get involved!
Science News

Keep up to date with Science & Research News at Cape Cod National Seashore.


Looking for someone in the Natural Resource Management and Science Division of Cape Cod National Seashore? Here we are.

A collage of Cape Cod National Seashore science staff involved in a variety of research and monitoring activities.

Last updated: March 24, 2017

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