Every 10-15 years it is normal to see some sand or land pop up but this island is almost a mile long and a football field in width at it’s widest point. Is it safe? What is it? So many questions!
The Outer Banks already produce some of the strongest currents and harbor predators.. getting to this island may not be the safest thing to do, but it can be done. Just a few months ago in April, this land mass appeared poking through the surf.. making it a brand new Atlantic Ocean island.
Article Courtesy of National Geographic