The forest comprises more than 13 percent of the land in Page County. Forest Service officials are currently rewriting the forest management plan, which will guide forest uses for the next 15 years.
The Page County Board of Supervisors approved a resolution calling on the U.S. Forest Service to add comprehensive drinking watershed planning and protection to the GW National Forest management plan.
Interest is growing in developing large commercial wind projects in the Shenandoah Valley. Find out where potential sites could be located.