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November 15, 2017
National Park Service extends comment period for General Management Plan Amendment at Point Reyes National Seashore and the North District of Golden Gate National Recreation Area
The National Park Service will extend the initial public comment period for the General Management Plan Amendment for one week from November 15, 2017, through November 22, 2017.

October 16, 2017
National Park Service Starts General Management Plan Amendment at Point Reyes National Seashore and the North District of Golden Gate National Recreation Area
The National Park Service will begin planning for a General Management Plan Amendment to address all lands currently under agricultural lease/permits within Point Reyes National Seashore and the north district of Golden Gate National Recreation Area. This announcement initiates a 30-day public comment period that will end on November 15, 2017, during which the Park Service will host two open house meetings.

October 13, 2017
Notice of Critical Repairs to Sir Francis Drake Boulevard
The Federal Highway Administration, Central Federal Lands Highway Division, in cooperation with Marin County, California and the National Park Service, initiated a Subsequent Initial Study and public comment period to analyze changes to the Sir Francis Drake Boulevard Improvement Project.

September 25, 2017
Red Flag Alert Issued for Point Reyes National Seashore is in effect through September 27, 2017.
Point Reyes National Seashore Acting Superintendent Steve Mietz, stated that beginning today and going through Wednesday afternoon, September 27, an extreme fire danger alert within the Seashore is in effect.

September 12, 2017
Point Reyes National Seashore's Eighth Annual Naturalization Ceremony
Twenty-two candidates from thirteen countries will become new citizens during a ceremony at Point Reyes National Seashore on Friday, September 15, 2017.

August 31, 2017
Red Flag Alert Issued for Point Reyes National Seashore for the 2017 Labor Day Weekend
An extreme fire danger alert within the Seashore is in effect through Monday evening, September 4, 2017.

August 07, 2017
36th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest at Drakes Beach on Sunday, August 27, 2017
Point Reyes National Seashore invites you to join the 36th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest. We welcome all ages at this free community event located at Drakes Beach. Create your own sand sculpture or marvel at the works made by participants.

July 12, 2017
National Park Service Announces Settlement of Litigation on Management of Ranching at Point Reyes National Seashore
The U.S. Department of Justice today filed a multi-party settlement agreement in federal court that if accepted by the court, resolves the litigation challenging Point Reyes National Seashore's General Management Plan and its management of ranching.

July 10, 2017
37th Annual Big Time Festival at Kule Loklo in Point Reyes National Seashore on Saturday, July 15, 2017
Big Time, an annual traditional Native American trade festival, will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017, from 10 am to 4 pm, at Kule Loklo, a Coast Miwok Cultural Exhibit.

July 06, 2017
Historic Morse Code Radio Station Returns to the Air for Night Nights XVIII
The former Marconi and RCA Morse code radio station KPH will make a commemorative broadcast on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, the eighteenth anniversary of the last commercial Morse code transmission in North America.

July 05, 2017
Project H.O.P.E. at Point Reyes National Seashore
Point Reyes National Seashore has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Project H.O.P.E. for shared use of the park's Morgan Horse Ranch. Project H.O.P.E. is a local non-profit that provides equine assisted therapy activities to assist veterans.

June 16, 2017
Drakes Beach Road to Reopen Saturday, June 17, 2017
Work on the Drakes Beach Road will be completed and the road will be reopened on Saturday, June 17.

May 23, 2017
Beach Closures for the Threatened Snowy Plover at Point Reyes National Seashore from Memorial Day to Labor Day 2017
A closure of the beach area between 0.5 miles north of the North Beach parking lot and 0.35 miles south of the mouth of Abbotts Lagoon is in effect for weekends and federal holidays between May 27 and September 4, 2017, to ensure the survival of federally-threatened western snowy plover nests and chicks within this area during busy weekends.

May 19, 2017
Commemorating a Proud Tradition of Lifesaving at Point Reyes National Seashore on May 29, 2017
Point Reyes National Seashore and the U.S. Coast Guard will be honoring the U.S. Life-Saving Service personnel who risked and sometimes sacrificed their lives serving this nation along the shores of Point Reyes on Monday, May 29, 2017.

Last updated: February 28, 2015

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