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.
DOINews: NE CSC Director Discusses Climate Change Impacts with NH Senator Shaheen
Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 22, 2014, Mary Ratnaswamy, Northeast Climate Science Center Director, will participate in a round table discussion with New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen to discuss climate change and its impacts on the state. The climate change round table will be hosted by the newly established USDA Northeast Regional Climate Hub. Mary will be joined by the Director of the Northeast Climate Hub, scientists from the U.S. Forest Service, and individuals from the University of New Hampshire and several conservation organizations.