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: NW CSC Adopts 2012-2015 Communication Strategy
The Northwest Climate Science Center (NW CSC) adopted a Communication Strategy for 2012-2015 in March 2013. The purpose of this communication strategy is to describe the overall NW CSC communication goals and specific objectives, the target audiences for these objectives, the possible approaches for effectively communicating with those audiences, and the implementation process and status of the communication strategy as of January, 2013.
The NW CSC communication strategy has two overarching goals, which are to:
1. Facilitate development and dissemination of Northwest climate-related science, information, and tools to support management of natural and cultural resources under changing climate conditions; and
2. Increase access to and understanding of Northwest climate-related science and data.
To read more about communication services at the NW CSC or to download the communication strategy, please click here.