Winter Storm Warning issued for Friday 2/12/16

UPDATE (4:47 p.m.) 2/11/16:  Winter Storm Warning has been issued instead of Winter Weather Advisory .  A Warning is more significant than an Advisory and indicates accumulations of snow and ice are likely, especially north of Oregon Inlet starting as early as mid morning Friday into late Friday evening,  We could see between 1-3 inches as well as […]

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N.C. 12 in Kitty Hawk Anticipated to Close July 13 for Dune Restoration

RALEIGH – The NC Department of Transportation is currently anticipating to close N.C. 12 in Kitty Hawk between Lillian Street and White Avenue starting Monday, July 13, for approximately 30 days, weather permitting. The closure will allow crews with Carolina Marine Structures to rebuild a section of dune washed away by waves from a nor’easter […]

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Sea Turtles Nesting on Beaches: Information You Should Know

Every year between May 15th and September 15th mother sea turtles crawl up on the beaches of Duck and the Outer Banks to lay their eggs. Duck resident and N.E.S.T. volunteer, Jackie Orsulak, has worked with sea turtles for 16 years. She indicated that there are four species of sea turtles who lay their eggs […]

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Duck Beach Management Project Updates Presented During Council Retreat Available

During the 2015 Duck Town Council Retreat, Ken Willson of Coastal Planning & Engineering of North Carolina and Christopher Layton, Duck Town Manager, provided updates on the Beach Management Project.  Presentation slides and videos of the presentation and discussion are available online by clicking on the links below.  Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 7:00 p.m., Duck Town Council […]

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