Hurricane season is June 1 through
Visit the National Hurricane Center's Hurricane Preparedness web site to
learn about the hazards of hurricanes and what you can do to help protect yourself, your
family, and your property.
If you're in an area that is evacuated as a storm approaches,
LEAVE YOUR HOUSE. Go to a hurricane shelter. Don't risk your life!
Keep track of storm activity with links to the
National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center and other sources.
Emergency General Permit - Hurricane Irene
DCM has activated an Emergency General Permit that may be used to rebuild certain structures damaged by Hurricane Irene.
Sea Level Rise
Answers to common questions about sea level rise in N.C.
on the Oceanfront
After a Storm
Common questions and answers about the repair
or replacement of oceanfront houses following a major storm.
This checklist is designed to provide government officials
and private citizens with a quick reference to the permits and authorizations needed to
undertake recovery and rebuilding activities following a hurricane.
Science Panel on Coastal
A listing of the members of the panel that provides
scientific advice to the Coastal Resources Commission.
and Oceanfront Development
N.C. Division of Coastal Management . 400 Commerce Ave . Morehead City, NC 28557
1-888-4RCOAST . Email Us