Ranger Amy holds a sea turtle hatchling on Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Outer Banks Forever Announces Opening of Annual Adopt a Sea Turtle Nest Program

KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC — Outer Banks Forever, the local nonprofit partner of your OBX national parks, has opened its annual Adopt a Sea Turtle Nest program for the 2021 sea turtle nesting season which occurs each year between May and October. The Adopt a Sea Turtle Nest program supports projects and programs that protect..

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Waterside Theater at Fort Raleigh National Historic Site on sunny day with sound view in background

The Lost Colony returns for its 84th season! 

While Fort Raleigh National Historic Site preserves many important stories that have impacted our country’s history, it is best known as the site of the first attempted English colony in the “New World.” For more than 80 years, one of the main attractions at the park has been the theatrical telling of this story by our friends at the Roanoke Island Historical Association (RIHA).  ..

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Putting the Rivalry to Rest: ‘Wright Route’ Unites Legacy of Aviation

Putting the Rivalry to Rest: ‘Wright Route’ Unites Legacy of Aviation  Joint education and tourism initiative launching this summer to unite Wright brothers’ stories from Dayton, OH to Kitty Hawk, NC DAYTON, OH and KITTY HAWK, NC — Orville and Wilbur Wright changed the course of human history when their flying machine lifted off the..

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Join in the #VirtualCampout with your national parks!

Your OBX national parks are joining parks around the country for a Virtual Campout this Memorial Day weekend! From Saturday to Monday, you can participate in activities at home and hear from special guests from over 20 national parks. You’ll be able to explore the natural and cultural history these amazing places preserve. Your OBX..

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