Latest On The Conservation Gateway

A well-managed and operational Conservation Gateway is in our future! Marketing, Conservation, and Science have partnered on a plan to rebuild the Gateway into the organization’s enterprise content management system (AEM), with a planned launch of a minimal viable product in late 2024. If you’re interested in learning more about the project, reach out to for more info!
The West  Virginia Watershed Assessment Pilot Project (WVWAPP) was initiated to develop a watershed assessment process to inform conservation and management actions within the state. This website provides project information, workshop handouts and presentations, reports, maps  and other relevant project resources. These documents can be downloaded here.


Project Team:


Keith Fisher - Project Manager (


Ruth  Thornton - Project Lead (


Misty Downing - Project GIS Analyst (


Diane  Packett - Project GIS Analyst

The Nature Conservancy
West Virginia Field Office
194 Airport Rd
Elkins, WV 26241
(304) 637-0160

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