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: Upcoming NE CSC Stakeholder Outreach and Science Planning Meeting
The Northeast Climate Science Center will convene stakeholder meetings on January 9-10 at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and January 17-18 at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul.
Objectives for this stakeholder outreach and science planning meeting are:
To share and receive feedback on the draft science themes and annual priorities and how they fit with the climate science needs of the NE CSC stakeholders and partners, and
To create new and expand existing communication networks to exchange and disseminate climate science research and seek input about preferred methods of engagement between the NE CSC and its stakeholders.