George Washington and Jefferson National Forests one of 10 ‘special places’

Trout Unlimited is featuring the George Washington and Jefferson national forests in Virginia and West Virginia in a new report highlighting outstanding public fishing and hunting areas in the Central Appalachian region that are at risk from shale gas drilling-related activities. The
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Decision on fracking in GWNF expected soon

The Washington Post reports that the U.S. Forest Service should make a decision on whether to allow Marcellus Shale exploration, aka fracking, in the George Washington National Forest by the end of the month. The Virginia Council of Trout Unlimited is concerned that opening up the for
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