Visit Arches and discover a landscape of contrasting colors, landforms and textures unlike any other in the world. The park has over 2,000 natural stone arches, in addition to hundreds of soaring pinnacles, massive fins and giant balanced rocks. This red rock wonderland will amaze you with its formations, refresh you with its trails, and inspire you with its sunsets.
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.
Denali is six million acres of wild land, bisected by one ribbon of road. Travelers along it see the relatively low-elevation taiga forest give way to high alpine tundra and snowy mountains, culminating in North America's tallest peak, 20,310' Denali. Wild animals large and small roam un-fenced lands, living as they have for ages. Solitude, tranquility and wilderness await.
DOINews: NE CSC Celebrates its 2 Year Anniversary!
At a 2-year anniversary celebration held on Monday, March 10th for the Northeast Climate Science Center (NE CSC), NE CSC staff members and fellows mingled with University of Massachusetts Amherst faculty and students from the Geoscience, Environmental Conservation, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Biology Departments. Dean Goodwin of the College of Natural Resources and the Environment was also in attendance and spoke words of praise and future endeavors alongside Federal and University Directors Mary Ratnaswamy and Rick Palmer. Chocolate cake was enjoyed by all!
Congratulations to the NE CSC for 2 years of progress and growth!
Richard Palmer, NE CSC University Director and Mary Ratnaswamy,NE CSC Federal Director cut the cake in celebration of the NE CSC's 2nd Anniversary
Richard Palmer speaks at the NE CSC's 2nd Anniversary celebration. NE CSC staff, fellows and researchers were in attendance, as well as academic colleagues at UMass Amherst.
NE CSC staff, fellows, researchers, and colleagues enjoy the NE CSC's 2nd Anniversary celebration.
Mary Ratnaswamy speaks at the NE CSC's 2nd Anniversary celebration.