National Park Service (NPS)

National Park Service to conduct beach cleanup on Ocracoke March 30

The Ocracoke beach south of the Day Use Area, also known as the Lifeguard Beach. Photo: C. Leinbach

The Ocracoke beach south of the Day Use Area, also known as the Lifeguard Beach. Photo: C. Leinbach

Cape Hatteras National Seashore will host a beach cleanup on Ocracoke from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 30.

Participants are asked to meet park staff at the Ocracoke Day Use Area (Lifeguard Beach) to check in, and to bring leather gloves, water, snacks and sunscreen. Wear appropriate clothing, including closed toe shoes and hats. Trash bags will be provided.

Children under the age of 18 must have their parent or legal guardian with them.

For additional information on volunteer opportunities at Cape Hatteras National Seashore, visit www.volunteer.gov, or call 252-475-9042.