The group that owns and operates the Currituck Beach Light Station in Corolla has announced it will delay opening its climbing season opening until next month at the earliest.
The decision by Outer Banks Conservationists comes as events and activities across North Carolina are postponed or canceled in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
The light station on the Currituck Outer Banks, which celebrates its 145th anniversary of the first lighting of the brick tower his December, has been undergoing a face-lift over the winter.
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