Canaveral National Seashore - - Titusville, Florida - Press Release
Canaveral National Seashore - Titusville Florida
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October 17, 2013

CONTACT: Laura Henning - 386-428-3384


Canaveral National Seashore re-opens to visitors today. Visitors can access public areas and roads immediately while facilities and other public services are brought back online Canaveral has been closed since October 1 due to the lapse in Congressional appropriations.

"We are excited happy to be back at work and welcome visitors to Canaveral National Seashore," said Superintendent Myrna Palfrey. "Autumn is a particularly special season to enjoy all that Canaveral has to offer."

All Seashore facilities are open.

We will begin our regular scheduled activities immediately.

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