creation and establishment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore the Great Depression through Mission 66 by Cameron Binkley

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Published by Cultural Resources Division, Southeast Regional Office, National Park Service in Atlanta, Ga .

Written in English

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  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century

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Other titlesCape Hatteras National Seashore administrative history
Statementwritten by Cameron Binkley.
ContributionsUnited States. National Park Service. Southeast Regional Office. Cultural Resources Division.
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LC ClassificationsF262.O96 B56 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 264, [1] p. :
Number of Pages264
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Open LibraryOL22562910M
LC Control Number2008397072

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This study is a narrative history about the creation and establishment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the major characters involved, and the key decisions they made.4 It follows a straightforward historical methodology. Park documents likely to provide factual information or to shed light on important events have been reviewed and Author: Cameron Binkley.

The creation and establishment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore [electronic resource]: the Great Depression through Mission 66 / written by Cameron Binkley Cultural Resources Division, Southeast Regional Office, National Park Service Atlanta, Ga Australian/Harvard Citation.

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Cape Hatteras National Seashore is a United States national seashore which preserves the portion of the Outer Banks of North Carolina from Bodie Island to Ocracoke Island, stretching over 70 miles ( km), and is managed by the National Park ed within this section of barrier islands along N.C.

12, but outside the national seashore boundaries, are Pea Island National Wildlife Location: Outer Banks, Dare County & Hyde County. 2 Canaveral National Seashore Historic Resource Study politicians pushed for the creation of a national sea-shore.

Discussion among the NPS, the Fish and Wildlife Service, and NASA ensued, and Congress ultimately established Canaveral National Seashore in Physical Environment of the Seashore Unlike many barrier islands, the barrier island.

From the third Friday in April through Columbus Day, the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse and the Bodie Island Lighthouse are open for climbing. Sea Turtles on the Seashore. Sea turtles are summertime visitors to Cape Hatteras National Seashore beaches.

For public nest excavations, call –– Off. Congress authorized Cape Hatteras National Seashore in Augustand President Roosevelt signed the bill before visiting Roanoke Island. It was not established, however, until and dedicated in after permission to hunt was determined, the land was purchased and donated to the Park Service, and ongoing funding was authorized, but the.

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40 views; 10 months ago; This classic tourist destination became America's first national seashore in and covers more than 70 miles of coastline acres of beaches, dunes, marshes and woodlands in North Carolina’s Outer Banks. The seashore preserves three iconic lighthouses, constructed to aid sailors navigating the cape’s perilous coastline.

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History of the Cape Hatteras Light Station," National Park Service, Division of History, Office of Archeology and Historic Preservation, Septem 3 "Cape Hatteras," The Ships' Bulletin, vol number 1 (January-February ), p.

4 Lighthouse Board Annual Report, National seashore, in the United States, any of a number of coastal areas reserved by the federal government for recreational use by the public.

Cape Hatteras in North Carolina was established as the first national seashore in Others have since been added and include Cape Cod (Massachusetts), Padre Island (Texas), Point Reyes (California), Fire Island (New York), Assateague Island.

Cape Hatteras National Seashore is a mile series of barrier islands full of fun and adventure along the North Carolina coastline. From Nags Head to Ocracoke Island, vacationers will find Cape Hatteras National Seashore brimming with excitement and plenty of activities for all ages.

Explore Hatteras Island at its natural best with a visit to the Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge. Covering 13 miles of Cape Hatteras National Seashore land, this attraction is hard to miss, although there aren't many giant signs, hotels or businesses to point the way.

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The object was spotted near Ramp 34 in Avon, North Carolina. "A meter buffer zone has been established to ensure visitor safety," a park release said. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan and Special Regulation On Febru the Cape Hatteras National Seashore Off-Road Vehicle Management Plan establishment of pre-nesting closures and buffer requirements for nesting birds and chicks as well as the requirement for an ORV permit to drive on CAHA beaches.

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If you are looking for current beach access ramp conditions, please visit our Cape Chronicle Newsletter - March 3, A national seashore preserve that has the most extensive stretch of undeveloped seashore along the Atlantic coast.

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The Antiquities Act of was designed to protect antiquities and objects of scientific interest on the public domain. It authorized the President, "to declare by public proclamation historic landmarks, historic and prehistoric structures, and other objects of historic or scientific interest" that existed on public lands in the United Act declared these sites to be National Monuments, Aug Cedar Breaks N.M., Utah.

The establishment of a U.S. Navy base on the island during World War II, and the creation of Cape Hatteras National Seashore inbrought a steady influx of outsiders, along with the island’s first paved roads.

Although not as secluded as it once was, Ocracoke remains a special place to those who visit or call it home. Cape Hatteras National Seashore, embracing the southern portion of Bodie Island and nearly all of Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands to the south, contains s acres and more than 70 miles of unbroken ocean frontage on North Carolina's Outer Banks.

Authorized as the first national seashore by Congress inCape Hatteras National Seashore was established in and formally dedicated. Cape Hatteras National Seashore Lighthouse Road Cape Hatteras Light Station Buxton, NC Compiled and edited by Kathy Weiser/Legends of America, August, Sources: Hatteras, North Carolina.

National Park Foundation. National Park Service. Wikipedia. Cape Hatteras National Seashore, scenic coastal area situated on Bodie, Hatteras, and Ocracoke islands along the Outer Banks, eastern North Carolina, park, the country’s first national seashore, was authorized in and established in It has a total area of 47 square miles ( square km).

2-cent Cape Hatteras National Seashore United States Postal Service issued the 2-cent Cape Hatteras National Seashore stamps as a block of four on April 5,in Hatteras, North Carolina. They commemorated the centennial of the National Park Service and the establishment of Cape Hatteras National Seashore on North Carolina's Outer Banks.

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Well-known as the birthplace of flight, this destination offers six parks and wildlife areas, including: Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the nation's first national seashore; Pea Island National Wildlife Refuge, an enclave for some of the country's best bird watching and wildlife viewing; Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, home to more than species of birds; and Nags Head Woods.

Freelance writer Molly Perkins Harrison lives in Nags Head, North Carolina, within a mile of the north entrance to Cape Hatteras National Seashore and has been exploring its wonders for eight years. She is also the author of the Insiders' Guide to the Outer : Molly Harrison.

Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Cape Hatteras National Seashore is part of the Outer Banks of North Carolina, which stretch more than kilometers ( miles) from Virginia to Shackleford Banks, along the Atlantic coast of North Carolina (Figure 1).

The National Seashore extends km (70 mi) over portions of three barriers islands, Bodie File Size: KB. Pea Island is one the the areas that make up the Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The refuge was first established on Pea Island is comprised of 5, acres.

Pea Island is located on Hatteras Island near the Bonner Bridge. Pea Island is about 13 miles long and ranges from 1/4 to 1 mile wide. The National Seashore extends more than 70 miles from South Nags Head to Ocracoke Inlet, cover acres. The first national seashore in the country includes natural and historic attractions, such as lighthouses and lifesaving stations.

Picnic areas, camping and interpretive programs are offered seasonally. For current Cape Hatteras National Seashore Off Road Vehicle (ORV) use, please Location: Extends 75 miles from South Nags Head to Ocracoke,NC. Cape Hatteras: Birth of the National Seashore Langdon Smith A mericaOs first national seashore was Cape Hatteras, stretching roughly 80 miles along North CarolinaOs Outer Banks.

When the new park was dedicated infederal officials and local dignitaries spilled water from YellowstoneOs Old Faithful geyser onto the sand of Coquina.

Cape Hatteras National Seashore is ranked #3 out of 16 things to do in Outer Banks. See pictures and our review of Cape Hatteras National Seashore. Cape Hatteras National Seashore was authorized by Congress on Augand established on Janu As the nation's first national seashore, it encompas acres and crosses three islands, Bodie, Hatteras, and Ocracoke, for approximately 70 s: 3.

Cape Hatteras Light Station, National Park Service. Stories are a shared history that connects us to everything around us - people, objects, animals, or places. It is through stories that we learn about the triumphs, tragedies, daily struggles, challenges and opportunities that have shaped an area and all that can be found within it.The Cape Hatteras National Seashore was America’s first national seashore park, and is now one of the top destinations for family vacations across the United States.

All along the coast of the Outer Banks, the ocean floor has become home to more shipwrecks than any other place in the country, hence the nickname, “Graveyard of the Atlantic.”.

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