U.S. Life-Saving Station in Portsmouth Historic Village

U.S. Life-Saving Station in Portsmouth Historic Village, Cape Lookout National Seashore

Detailed Description

A U.S. Life-Saving Station in Portsmouth Historic Village, Cape Lookout National Seashore. The station was build in 1894 to rescue ship-wrecked mariners. This is one of many cultural resources at Cape Lookout National Seashore that may be threatened by climate change. Erin Seekamp, a researcher working with the DOI Southeast Climate Science Center (managed by USGS), is developing a method to identify which of the Park's cultural resources are most in need of management action in the face of climate chage. Erin Seekamp, public domain

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Image Dimensions: 3998 x 2998

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Location Taken: Cape Lookout National Seashore, NC, US

Credits

Erin Seekamp