Buck Season

Hunters ready for 2014 buck season

Weather and mast expected to be factors in hunting success Full Story »

New license plate to feature black bear


Final license plate in series created by late DNR biologist Tom Allen Full Story »

Sunday hunting approved for Mason and Roane counties


Voters in seven counties agree to hunting on Sunday in 2014 Full Story »

Longtime DNR figure calling it a career


Frank Jernejcic leaves the job he's held at the DNR since 1969 Full Story »

Two new wildlife management areas added in Preston County


Two new areas will protect unique ecosystems and species as well as provide expanded places to hunt and fish. Full Story »

DNR tackles another stream restoration project


Employees of DNR, Division of Forestry, and WVU spent much of their summer in Kumbrabow State Forest restoring another stream into an incubator for larger native brook trout. Full Story »

Happy Days include a fly rod


Henry Winkler spoke about his book on fly fishing during a recent appearance in Jackson County Full Story »

Man cited for illegal deer pays fines


Citations come after deer is recognized on Facebook and complaint was filed. Full Story »

Safe Hunting

WV Hunter Education

Hunter Classes Near You

Hunter Safety Card Replacement Application

Hunting Safety classes:

Hunter Education Staff:
Lt. Tim Coleman Charleston 304-558-2784
Sgt. Dwayne Duffield Farmington 304-825-6787
Sgt. David James French Creek 304-924-6211
Sgt. Robert Clark Romney 304-822-3551
Sgt. Bob Johnson Beckley 304-256-6945
Sgt. Ed Goodson Nitro 304-759-0703
Sgt. Chris McKnight Parkersburg 304-420-4550
Trout Stocking Report
The Trophy Room
Trout Stocking Report

October 8, 2014

Fish and wildlife management in WV braces for a blow

A wave of retirement is sweeping through DNR but the next generation of decision makers for game and fish remains uncertain in West Virginia.

September 23, 2014

Rifle vs. shotgun for squirrel hunting

What's your choice for shooting bushy tails?

September 11, 2014

A history lesson on Gauley Season

The early drawdown at Summersville would happen with or without rafting, plus a new idea for the Gauley fishery.

Ram Trucks on
a Country Road

with Chris Lawrence

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