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CH Nat.SeashoreResource Management Field Summary, Mileage Report & Ramp by Ramp report for 5/28
Saturday, 31 May 2014 07:25

 

 Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Resource Management Field Summary for May 28, 2014

*All numbers are preliminary and the data will be reviewed before they are finalized.*

 

 

 Piping Plover Summary:

 

 Location

# Nests to Date

# Active Nests

# Active Broods

# Fledglings

Bodie Island

0

0

0

0

Cape Point

6

2

4

0

South Beach

0

0

0

0

North Ocracoke

2

1

0

0

South Ocracoke

2

1

0

0

Total

10

4

4

0

 

 

 Wilson’s Plover Summary:

 

 Location

# Nests to Date

# Active Nests

# Active Broods

# Fledglings

Bodie Island

0

0

0

0

Cape Point

0

0

0

0

South Beach

0

0

0

0

North Ocracoke

1

1

0

0

South Ocracoke

2

2

0

0

Total

3

3

0

0

 

 

 American Oystercatcher Summary:

 

 Location

# Pairs

# Nests to Date

# Active Nests

# Active Broods

# Fledglings

Bodie Island

1

1

1

0

0

Green Island

3

3

3

1

0

Hatteras Island

14

18

7

3

0

Ocracoke Island

 9

10

6

2

0

Total

27

32

14

5

0

 

 

 Colonial Waterbirds:

 

 Location

# Active Colonies to Date

# Currently Active Colonies

Bodie Island

1

1

Green Island

1

1

Hatteras Island

10

7

Ocracoke Island

2

2

Total

14

11

 

 

 Sea Turtle Nests and False Crawls:

 

 

 Location

# Nests

# False Crawls

# Nests Hatched to Date

Bodie Island

0

0

0

Green Island

0

0

0

Hatteras Island

0

2

0

Ocracoke Island

0

0

0

Total

0

2

0

 

Summary Mileage Table –

As of 5/28/2014

Bodie Island Area 5.74

Open to ORVs 2.19

Temporarily Closed for Resource Protection 0.37

Open to Pedestrians 3.18

 

 

Hatteras Island 40.46

Open to ORVs 8.83

Temporarily Closed for Resource Protection 8.35

Open to Pedestrians 23.28

 

Ocracoke Island 17.87

Open to ORVs 7.02

Temporarily Closed for Resource Protection 3.92

Open to Pedestrians 6.93

 

Total Ocean & Inlet Shoreline 64.07

 

Total Miles Open to ORVs 18.04

 

Total Miles Temporarily Closed for Resource Protection 12.64

 

Total Miles Open to Pedestrians (Only) 33.40

 

Total Miles Open to Pedestrians (Includes ORV areas) 51.43

 

Open To Sum of Mileage

Ramp Accessibility –

As of 5/7/2014

Ramp                     Open To:

ORVs                                     Pedestrians

01                           No                                           Yes

02                           No                                           Yes

04                          Yes                                          Yes

23                            No                                          No

27                           Yes                                        Yes

30                           Yes                                        Yes

34                             No                                         No

38                           Yes                                         Yes

43                           Yes                                         Yes (Opened today – chiks predated)

44                           NO                                          Yes

45                           No                                          Yes

49                           Yes                                        Yes

55                           Yes                                         Yes

59                           Yes                                        Yes

67                           Yes                                         Yes

68                           No                                           Yes

70                           Yes                                         Yes

72                           Yes                                         Yes

Ramp by Ramp open access for ORV traffic (Updated 05/29/2014)

(Bodie Island Total-2.2 miles open)

Ramp 4 NORTH                                           1.85 mi. OPEN

Ramp 4 South                                               .35    mi. open                            

 

 (Hatteras Total – 9.3 miles open) 

Ramp 23                                              CLOSED Til 11-1-14

Ramp 27North                                           1.20 MILES open  

Ramp 27 to Ramp 30                                      CLOSED

Ramp 30 South                                           2.1 miles open          

Ramp 34                                                    CLOSED

Ramp 38 South                                           1.50 miles open

Ramp 43                                    Cul-da-sak ..10 miles open                   

Ramp 44 SOUTH   (You can walk)              CLOSED

CAPE POINT -                                               CLOSED

Ramp 45                                                     CLOSED

Ramp 44 shows being open to the road behind the dunes, but it goes “NOWHERE” and should not be listed as access. You cannot even walk to the south beach from the area open for diving.

Ramp 49 East                                              1.7 miles open

Ramp 49 West to Frisco Village Line               1.1 miles open

Ramp 55 West beach shoreline                      1.6 miles open

Ramp 55 Interdunal (Pole) Road with small sound-side access behind Coast Guard Base, Spur Road and Cable Crossing but this is not beach access                                       2.9 miles open

Ocracoke Total – 6.5miles open

Ramp 59 North                                                 CLOSED

Ramp 59 South                                                 2.85 miles open

Ramp 67 North                                                  0.4 miles open

Ramp 67 South                                                 0.7 miles open

Ramp 68                                                   CLOSED\

Ramp 70 North                                                  0.4 miles

Ramp 70 TO RAMP 72                                         1.7 miles open

Ramp 72 South                                                   0.45 miles open

These are rough numbers only.  Some of these miles are too narrow to drive safely.

TOTAL ORV ACCESS CAPE HATTERAS NATIONAL SEASHORE

18.0 MILES OPEN

Per NPS Google Map!!!!!!!!!                                     

 

 

 

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