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: SC CSC Director Engages Tribal Environmental Coalition of Oklahoma
Kim Winton, Director of the SC CSC gave a presentation to the Tribal Environmental Coalition of Oklahoma on January 15, 2013. The meeting was in Stroud, OK and hosted by the Sac and Fox Nation. The purpose of the presentation was to introduce the tribes to the SC CSC and to give them details about the call for proposals and other ways they could participate with the CSC. Thirty environmental staff members, representing the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma, Delaware Nation, Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma, Wyandotte Nation, Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma, Ottawa Tribe of Oklahoma, Miami Nation, Absentee Shawnee, Caddo Nation of Oklahoma, Wichita Tribe, Sac and Fox Nation, and the Eastern Shawnee Tribe, were in attendance.