wEST VIRGINIA DEER ASSOCIATION
The West Virginia Deer Association (WVDA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of WV's deer herds through education, conservation and the promotion of quality hunting opportunities for all West Virginia hunters. The WVDA was established in December of 2021 by a committed group of deer enthusiasts from all over the state with the goal of creating a unified voice for all of West Virginia's deer hunters, regardless of method. The WVDA Board of Directors includes a representative for each of the six WVDNR Districts and adopts a quality minded approach to herd, habitat and hunter management as we consider future programs, advocacy and projects related to the core mission.
Barbour, Brooke, Hancock, Harrison, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, Taylor, Tucker, Wetzel
District 1 Director
Pendleton, Hardy, Grant, Hamphire, Mineral, Jefferson, Berkeley, Morgan
District 2 Director
Lewis, Upshur, Randolph, Braxton, Webster, Pocahontas, Clay, Nicholas
District 3 Director
Fayette, Greenbrier, McDowell, Mercer, Monroe, Raleigh, Summers, Wyoming
District 4 Director
Kanawha, Putnam, Mason, Boone, Logan, Mingo, Lincoln, Wayne, Cabell
Stephen Jeff Holbert
District 5 Director
Calhoun, Doddridge, Jackson, Gilmer, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt, Wood
District 6 Director
why Join WVDA?
Our members share a common bond - a responsibility to wildlife conservation, a commitment to quality management, a passion for white-tailed deer, and a deep appreciation for hunting in West Virginia. There is strength in our numbers! Join with us to help advocate for improvements in herd quality, habitat and hunter education throughout all of West Virginia.
- Opportunities to participate in WVDA events in your area.
- District representation with commissioner, biologists and law enforcement.
- Representation at all WV Natural Resources Commission meetings.
- Members Only access to forums and other features.
- The Signpost newsletter!
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2 Buck Limit for WV - Make the Second One Count!
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Woods & Water Expo - Summersville
The WV Deer Association will be set up at the 2023 Woods & Water Expo at the Summersville Arena & Conference Center. Hunting/fishing...
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Woods & Water Expo - Summersville Arena
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2023 Deer Dad Charity Clay Shoot
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