River Detours and Closures at the Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge
The WV Department of Highways and the Federal Highways Administration is replacing the Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge on Route 41 in the town of Prince. Construction will require temporary full river traffic closures and long term river detours. More »
Available to schools in:Fayette, Greenbrier, Monroe, Nicholas, Raleigh & Summers counties
Grade Level: 5th
Program Length: 1 hour
1. Explain responsible action
2. Describe two ways that our actions and choices can harm the park and/or the environment
3. Name three ways that they, as students, can take care of parks and the environment as a whole
WV Content Standards met:
Did You Know?
The many tributaries of the New River Gorge provide an abundance of cascades and waterfalls on their descent to the New River.