Opponents vow to fight proposed park hunt in southern W.Va.

DNR defends its template for control hunt saying is a proven plan.  Full Story »


Rattlesnake study enters year two

2 weeks ago by

Although most probably get weak kneed at the thought, the DNR would like to hear your rattlesnake stories as they gauge the health of the reptile in West Virginia. Full Story »

Popular mushrooms are ripe at this time of year

3 weeks ago by

The narrow window to find morel mushrooms is open in West Virginia this week. Full Story »

Governor reacts to questions about tourism picture

3 weeks ago by

Some MetroNews listeners wondered if a picture of bears at a bait pile was the best image to promote West Virginia wildlife. So we asked Governor Jim Justice about it. Full Story »

Brothers finally bag their Marshall County ‘Ghost’

1 month ago by

Marshall County hunter credits success to when he hunts, rather than where. Full Story »

Despite social media claims, hatcheries are in good shape

1 month ago by

DNR says social media claims of trout escaping the hatcheries in high water this week was "fake news" Full Story »

DNR anticipates strong year for spring gobbler hunting

2 months ago by

Foliage will be light, but two year old gobblers will be abundant in 2018. Full Story »

Longtime DNR fish biologist takes reins of fishery programs

2 months ago by

DNR's Mark Scott promoted to top fisheries position within the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. Full Story »

Trout Stocking Report

May 25, 2018

I put a serious dent in my bucket list on recent road trip

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — I recently had the opportunity of a lifetime, and thankfully I took it. My son Hank has a summer internship with a...

January 13, 2018

Jim Evans, a friend of the outdoors and a friend of mine

Late retired DNR biologist leaves a lasting legacy in the state's wildlife.

December 18, 2017

My buck season scramble

Despite short noticed, the farm where I learned to hunt provided an opportunity I had never enjoyed.

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