of West Virginia
This website is owned and maintained by the West Virginia Master Naturalist Advisory Committee (WVMNAC) as a service to the West Virginia Master Naturalist community. This is NOT the official website of the West Virginia Master Naturalist Program, which is sponsored by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Section and several cooperating partners.
The OFFICIAL West Virginia Master Naturalist website can be found at
The Advisory Committee consists of a representative from each of West Virginia's eleven currently active Master Naturalist Chapters and one representative from each of the sponsoring partner agencies. There are also two at-large members elected from the state Master Naturalist membership. The Committee advises the Wildlife Resources Section of the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources on matters pertaining to the West Virginia Master Naturalist Program. Click HERE to view a list of Committee members.
Cooperating partners of the West Virginia Master Naturalist Program include:
Several Cooperating institutions or agencies also support local chapters. These include:
A number of the forms (in pdf format) needed by local chapters may be directly downloaded from the WV DNR Master Naturalist Website by clicking here:
A note on the photographs used on this site:
All of the photos used on this website are either used with the permission of the owner or are believed to be in the public domain. All photographer's rights are reserved.
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