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: New Book Outlines Challenges Posed by Climate Change in the Southwest
A consortium of researchers recently published a book that focuses on current and predicted climate conditions in the Southwest U.S. Researchers affiliated with the Southwest Climate Science Center (SW CSC) contributed to this publication. The report was prepared for the National Climate Assessment.