Shackleford Banks http://publicradioeast.org en Dredging Debris Could Be Placed On Shackleford Banks http://publicradioeast.org/post/dredging-debris-could-be-placed-shackleford-banks <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>This week on the Down East Journal, groups are at odds over the plan to relocate dredging material from Beaufort Inlet to Shackleford Banks.&nbsp; Would the move impact tourism or help preserve Shackleford’s shoreline from erosion?</p><p></p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:25:35 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 32260 at http://publicradioeast.org Dredging Debris Could Be Placed On Shackleford Banks The Down East Journal (01/17/14) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-011714 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>This week on the Down East Journal, groups are at odds over the plan to relocate dredging material from Beaufort Inlet to Shackleford Banks.&nbsp; Would the move impact tourism or help preserve Shackleford’s shoreline from erosion?&nbsp; More on that story, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations.&nbsp; And Saturday at noon on News and Ideas.</p><p></p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 14:10:16 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 32056 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (01/17/14) Cape Lookout Reviewing Bids for Passenger Ferry Service http://publicradioeast.org/post/cape-lookout-reviewing-bids-passenger-ferry-service <p>In less than a month, Cape Lookout National Seashore is expected to announce the winning bid for a contract to be the sole operator for passenger ferry service to the park.&nbsp; We explore the ramifications of that plan and talk to the Park Superintendent about how the new ferry service would be implemented.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 14:48:52 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 20675 at http://publicradioeast.org Passenger Ferry Service to Cape Lookout Proposed http://publicradioeast.org/post/passenger-ferry-service-cape-lookout-proposed <p>Cape Lookout National Seashore is considering ways to facilitate passenger ferry service from Harkers Island to Shackleford Banks, and the lighthouse.</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 16:17:03 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 6523 at http://publicradioeast.org The Down East Journal (09/22/12) http://publicradioeast.org/post/down-east-journal-092212 <p>This week on the Down East Journal, Cape Lookout National Seashore is looking for public comment on ways to facilitate ferry service to Shackleford Banks and the lighthouse.&nbsp; We explore how the project could impact the Down East economy.&nbsp; And, a growing number of eastern North Carolinians are looking at alternative ways to educating children. LC Morris reports on the facts surrounding homeschooling.</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 14:33:53 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 4980 at http://publicradioeast.org