A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among the oldest rivers on the continent. New River Gorge National River in West Virginia encompasses over 70,000 acres of land along the New River, is rich in cultural and natural history, and offers an abundance of scenic and recreational opportunities.
This section includes documentation of past government-to-government consultations between DOI and tribal leadership, landowners, and the general public. The Program will post future consultations and opportunities for tribal feedback / involvement on this page.
After the Initial Implementation Plan draft was made available to the public in late 2012, Tribal leaders, landowners, and the general public had the opportunity to provide input into the direction of the Plan on three separate occasions between January and February 2013. To view the agendas and transcripts from these meetings, follow the links below.