Division of Forestry

Legislators Voice Concerns About Carbon Offset Lands

The Legislative Post Audits Committee learned Sunday about the outdated way managed timberland is handled between the state tax department and forestry department. But that report led to questions from Senate President Craig Blair about how the state was handling carbon offset lands.

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Ag Commissioner Sees Opportunity in Hemp, Forestry

Each legislative session, the state’s Constitutional Officers, or the heads of government offices who are elected by the people, bring their priorities to…

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Monongahela National Forest Gets New Federal Designation

The West Virginia Division of Forestry just got a major tool to help combat forest disease and invasive species. Through an act of congress, the…

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