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West Virginia Division of Natural Resources

“It is the statutory mission of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources to provide and administer a long-range comprehensive program for the exploration, conservation, development, protection, enjoyment, and use of the natural resources of the State of West Virginia.”

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“Wonderful West Virginia” – WV Division of Natural Resources


“Welcome to Wonderful West Virginia, the state’s premier showpiece magazine published monthly by the Division of Natural Resources.  Wonderful West Virginia showcases “the best of West Virginia” with breath-taking photographs and intriguing articles about nature, state history, recreation, art, and interesting people.  Readers that enjoy our publication include: nature lovers, outdoor recreationists, hunters and anglers, West Virginia history and natural history buffs, travel enthusiasts and art & craft lovers as well as many more.”

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Explore WVDNR’s “Wonderful West Virginia” Website – includes Photo Gallery and Magazine Archives

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Explore Wonderful West Virginia Magazine “Home” website

“West Virginia Wildlife Magazine”- WV Division of Natural Resources

Published 3 or 4 times a year from 2001 to 2009, then once or twice a year from 2010 to 2013.

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Explore WV DNR’s “West Virginia Wildlife’s Magazine Archives” Website – click on the cover, then the article title

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