Comments for ORV Rule Changes End 3/18

Subject:  Comments on NPS Environmental
Assessment (EA) for Consideration of Modifications to the Final ORV Rule




To All CHAC Members


We  only have until
this coming Friday, March 18, to make our comments to the National Park Service
regarding the modifications to the ORV rule currently in effect at Cape
Hatteras National Seashore.


Cape Hatteras Access Preservation Alliance (CHAPA) and Outer
Banks Preservation Association (OBPA) have prepared comments upon which you can
base your comments.  For a full explanation of CHAPA’s comments go to to read the letter that CHAPA sent
to the Park Service on March 8 and for a discussion of the issues
involved.  A table summarizing the NPS Alternatives and CHAPA’s proposals
follows this letter.


It’s important that you personalize your comments letter to
the NPS so that it doesn’t read like a form letter.  Larry Hardham, CHAC
president, urges you to submit your comments stating specifically what changes
you want to see, why you want them and why you think the changes are


Click here to open of download CHAPA’s
Comments on EA.

Click here to open or download the
entire EA in pdf format.

Click here to submit
comments electronically.
(Select the “Open for Comment” link to view and comment on the EA.)



Comments can also be mailed to:

Cape Hatteras National Seashore

1401 National
Park Drive, Manteo, NC 27954.



  Again, your comments must be entered on-line or
postmarked sent no later than March 18.




Cape Hatteras Anglers Club