West Virginia Division of Forestry Current Blogs

August 25, 2020

Ginseng: How we are loving it to death

July 2, 2020

The science behind Smokey Bear Fire Danger Signs

May 26, 2020

Test your knack for forest knowledge in these fun activities

May 22, 2020

Timing, Location and Species: The Do’s and Don’ts of Tree Planting

May 5, 2020

Spring tree identification

April 28, 2020

On a mission: Protecting the future of West Virginia’s forests with education today

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Forest Legacy Program

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Fall Foliage

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Managed Timberland Program

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Industry Assistance

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Clements Nursery

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News Releases

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Project Learning Tree

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Invasive Species

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Conservation Education


The West Virginia Division of Forestry is committed to protecting, nurturing, sustaining, and promoting the wise utilization of our state’s forest resources.


Established in 1909, as a declaration of the state government for the need of forest protection and research, the West Virginia Division of Forestry protects and conserves the state’s forest resources.