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.
North Central Climate Science Center will be conducting a 2013-2014 Implementation Planning workshop. The two day workshop will bring together North Central Climate Science Center (NC CSC) Staff, lead investigators from University Consortium, and the Stakeholder Advisory Committee (SAC) to: 1) review the 5 year strategic science plan, 2) provide an update of funded projects, and 3) discuss conservation target priorities for 2013 and 2014. Invited participants included the Stakeholder Advisory Committee (SAC), the lead PI from each University Consortium (NCUC) member, and USGS staff from the NC CSC of the USGS National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center.