What National Park status means for New River Gorge

U.S. Sen Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., left, speaks with Gene Kistler, Maura Kistler and Kenny Parker at Water Stone Outdoors in Fayetteville in October 2018, about a proposed bill that she and U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., have sponsored that would change to change the federal designation of the New River Gorge National River into a New River Gorge National Park and Preserve. (Chris Jackson/The Register-Herald)