WV Natural Resources Commission to meet April 28

water Falls State Park in Davis

DAVIS, W.Va. — The West Virginia Natural Resources Commission will meet on April 28 at 1 p.m. at Blackwater Falls State Park in Davis.

The meeting is open to the public and those who attend in person will have an opportunity to make comments.

Meeting Agenda
Call to Order – 1:00 P.M.

  1. Introductions
  2. Review, correct, and approve the minutes of the February 25, 2024, meeting of the Natural Resources Commission
  3. Public Comments
  4. Summary of the 2024 Sectional Meetings – Sportsmen and Landowners Questionnaire
  5. Review and approve by vote the 2024-2025 Big Game Hunting Regulations
    1. Black Bear Hunting Regulations
    2. Antlerless White-tailed Deer Hunting Regulations
    3. All Other Big Game Hunting Regulations
  6. Review and approve by vote the 2024 State Park Deer Hunts
  7. Review proposed 2025-2026 Hunting and Trapping Regulations
  8. Review proposed 2025 Fishing Regulations
  9. Discussion of 2024 third quarterly meeting agenda
    1. Commissioner items and topics
    2. Tentative dates and locations for the remainder of 2024
  10. Adjourn

About the West Virginia Natural Resources Commission
The West Virginia Natural Resources Commission serves as an advisory body to the director of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources on issues related to conserving the state’s natural resources and protecting fish and game species. The Commission is composed of seven members — one from each WVDNR district and one from the state at large. Commissioners are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the State Senate to serve four-year terms and may not serve more than two consecutive terms. The Commission’s primary method of meeting it