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US Army Corps of Engineers, Field Research Facility "Duck Research Pier"

Category: Coastal Observatory

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The Outer Banks of North Carolina

This unique facility conducts research on the ocean processes affecting the coast such as storm impacts and erosion. Several vehicles, including the 35-foot tall, three-wheeled, CRAB, support the research activities.

Location
North of Duck on Hwy. 12

Hours
Entrance Gate is open between 9:30 and 10 a.m.

Admission
Free

Services
Sixty-minute walking tours are offered mid-June through mid-August at 10 a.m. Monday - Friday.

Contact Information
(252) 261-6840 ext. 401
Website