West Virginia
Trappers Association
West Virginia Trappers
West Virginia Trappers


Welcome to the West Virginia Trappers Association website. We believe in the use, not abuse, of our natural furbearer resources.   As always, if you have a question about the WVTA, feel free to contact us.

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Membership Options Change

A new membership option was approved by the General Membership. You can now be a Sponsor Member for only $5 per year. This membership has no voting or auction priviledges, but it is perfect if you wish to join our ranks and help support trappers' rights in West Virginia.

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Spotted Skunk Survey

If you see spotted skunks (civet cats) in the state, please e-mail Richard Rogers, WV-DNR Furbearer Program Coordinator at Rich.E.Rogers@wv.gov    with the number and location of your sighting.  Information is currently being compiled by Biologist Rogers to help determine the status of this skunk in the state.

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Trappers Survey Implemented by DNR

WV trappers are urged to help with a voluntary survey which will help DNR to determine the number of furbearers taken in the state.  No personal information will be divulged.  Click Here to download your survey and instructions.

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Dates to Remember

January 9-11, 2015: WVTA Fur Auction, Glenville, WV

January 23-25, 2015: WV Hunt Show, Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, WV

March 6-8, 2015: WVTA Spring Rendezvous & Fur Auction, Glenville, WV



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