The Roanoake Times reports on some proposed changes to regulations related to fracking in the GW and Jefferson National Forests. It sounds like there may be some holes in there that open up some prime logging country but it sounds like it’s not broad. The plan apparently allows for vertical drilling but not hydrolic fracturing. [...]
I’m thinking Cabin in the woods. The “fincube” looks like it’d make for a cool low impact fishing retreat. I see the only issue is that you’d have to clean up your breakfast mess before you can tie flies at the counter. More views here.