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PINS operating with limited staff through government shutdown

Posted at 1:42 PM, Dec 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-24 14:44:24-05

The Padre Island National Seashore remains open despite the partial government shutdown, but without a full staff.

Visitor services will be closed and emergency rescue services will be limited during the shutdown.

During the federal government shutdown, we will not monitor or update social media. Some Padre Island National…

Posted by Padre Island National Seashore on Saturday, December 22, 2018


Bird tours, ranger talks and park maintenance services will not be available.

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