West Virginia Heritage
Available to schools in:Fayette, Greenbrier, Monroe, Nicholas, Raleigh & Summers counties
Grade Level: 4th
Program Length: 1 hour
1. Define cultural heritage
2. Identify and describe two groups of past New River Gorge inhabitants
3. Compare and contrast New River Gorge lifeways of the past and the present
Did You Know?
The New River Gorge was logged extensively thoughout the past century. The landscape is now recovering, with the park ecosystem returning to its more natural state, but there are still plenty of signs of the past activities.