The forest comprises about 4.54 percent of the land in Warren County and provides drinking water to 12,500 residents of Front Royal. Officials are currently rewriting the forest management plan, which will guide forest uses for the next 15 years.
Visit our GW National Forest Plan section for more information
The Warren 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.
Warren County is the first in the Shenandoah Valley to adopt a Context Sensitive Solutions policy to guide planning for new roads and existing road repairs or improvements.