Clinch River Valley Initiative Map

The current version displays many access points, businesses, historic and cultural sites that the region offers, but feel free to leave any comments on the post and they will be considered and possibly incorporated.

Clinch River Biodiversity Guide

UVA-Wise students have created a rich online Clinch River Biodiversity Guide to animals and plants of the region. Use your mobile device to follow trails they’ve mapped across the region, and post your own species sightings, contributing to the database as a citizen scientist.



mySWVA Interactive Map

One of the best maps that highlights historical, cultural, and natural assets of the region can be found at

Below are a series of maps developed by students at the University of Virginia that identify cultural, historical, and recreational resources in the Clinch River watershed as well as access points and many other resources along the Clinch River. They are being updated to include other information as the planning effort moves forward.

Regional Overview
Natural Landscape Assessment
Natural Resources
Recreational Resources
Cultural and Historic Resources
Historic Sites
Round the Mountain Sites
Maps created by the Community Design Assistance Center at Virginia Tech (from the October 4th Clinch River Strategy Meeting)

Russell County
Scott County
Tazewell County
Russell County Water Quality
Scott County Water Quality
Tazewell County Water Quality
Additional maps produced after the October 4th meeting in St. Paul

Small Boat Access Sites