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Armchair Adventures: The Barrier Islands

Event Type: Adult Programs
Date: 8/22/2019
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:30 PM
Description:
 The barrier islands are ribbons of sand created by rising sea level. Geologist Ed Ponto presents a program featuring the undeveloped North Carolina National Seashore area including Cape Lookout National Seashore. He will discuss how the islands formed, the 4 zones found on the islands and the dangers of barrier island development. The government does not permit development because of their vulnerability.

1:00: Socializing and Refreshments
1:30: Presentation

The program will be presented at Parkrose Estates on Janus Parkway.

Presenter: Cindy Hibbert