WV Woodland Stewards

A place to find out what's going on in the private woodlands of West Virginia

WV Woodland Stewards Network

Welcome!

WV Woodland Stewards is a free network site. Just 'sign up' with your email address and a password.This is a place to find out what's going on in the private family forests and woodlands of West Virginia.

Please post photos, videos, or share thoughts about your own experiences in West Virginia woodlands. This is a free network where you can find out about the latest woodland-related workshops and visit other members pages to see their posted activities, photos, and videos, send them a message, or chat with them if they are online.

Latest Activity

Brenda L. Swecker might attend Dave McGill's event
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Fast-tracking plans into the hands of WV woodland owners--Moorefield at Eastern WV Community and Technical College

March 9, 2020 from 6pm to 8:30pm
5 hours ago
Stuart C Ours might attend Dave McGill's event
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Fast-tracking plans into the hands of WV woodland owners at WVU Parkersburg

February 24, 2020 from 6pm to 8:30pm
11 hours ago
Dave McGill updated an event
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Fast-tracking plans into the hands of WV woodland owners at WVU Parkersburg

February 24, 2020 from 6pm to 8:30pm
13 hours ago
Dave McGill updated an event
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Fast-tracking plans into the hands of WV woodland owners--WVSU Institute at West Virginia State University, Institute

March 11, 2020 from 6pm to 7pm
13 hours ago
Dave McGill updated an event
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Fast-tracking plans into the hands of WV woodland owners--Moorefield at Eastern WV Community and Technical College

March 9, 2020 from 6pm to 8:30pm
13 hours ago
John Huang is now a member of WV Woodland Stewards
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Dave McGill posted events
Feb 13
Karen G. Cox is attending Dave McGill's event
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Winter Tree ID--Women Owning Woodlands at Jackson's Mill--Lewis County

January 11, 2020 from 10am to 2pm
Jan 10
Casey C Hicks might attend Dave McGill's event
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Winter Tree ID--Women Owning Woodlands at Jackson's Mill--Lewis County

January 11, 2020 from 10am to 2pm
Dec 27, 2019
Casey C Hicks is now a member of WV Woodland Stewards
Dec 27, 2019
Laurie Johnson is now a member of WV Woodland Stewards
Dec 18, 2019
Brenda L. Swecker might attend Dave McGill's event
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Winter Tree ID--Women Owning Woodlands at Jackson's Mill--Lewis County

January 11, 2020 from 10am to 2pm
Dec 3, 2019
Profile IconBrenda L. Swecker and Mark Haynes joined WV Woodland Stewards
Dec 3, 2019
Jeff Mikesell is attending Dave McGill's event
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Meet your Forester--Nicholas County at Nicholas County Veterans Memorial Park 4H Building

November 21, 2019 from 6pm to 8:30pm
Nov 8, 2019
RALPH SULLIVAN might attend Dave McGill's event
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Winter Tree ID--Women Owning Woodlands at Jackson's Mill--Lewis County

January 11, 2020 from 10am to 2pm
Nov 8, 2019
Dave McGill posted an event
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Winter Tree ID--Women Owning Woodlands at Jackson's Mill--Lewis County

January 11, 2020 from 10am to 2pm
Nov 7, 2019
Jay Hanna is now a member of WV Woodland Stewards
Nov 7, 2019
Dave McGill posted an event
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Meet your Forester--Nicholas County at Nicholas County Veterans Memorial Park 4H Building

November 21, 2019 from 6pm to 8:30pm
Nov 4, 2019
Dave McGill posted an event

Winter Tree ID--NRG Master Naturalists at Fayetteville, WV (call for location)

January 7, 2020 from 6pm to 9pm
Nov 1, 2019
Dave McGill posted photos
Oct 31, 2019

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Can Someone ID this Raptor? 2 Replies

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Started by Jeff Mikesell. Last reply by Jeff Mikesell Aug 4, 2019.

What animal does this? And why? It runs 20-30 ft up. Thanks. 7 Replies

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Started by Chuck White. Last reply by Charles Raimondi Jun 6, 2019.

What Is the Best Way to Kill an Ailanthus altissima Tree Without Injuring Nearby Plants or Trees? 2 Replies

I have been advised to poison a "Tree of Heaven" Ailanthus altissima tree by cutting into…Continue

Started by Charles Raimondi. Last reply by Charles Raimondi Jun 6, 2019.

Gas Well Easements

I'm currently in negotiation with a gas company for an easement.  They offered me a flat fee of $5K.  I do not own the mineral rights.  They want to drill a well, cut a road and sink a pipeline.  Two…Continue

Started by Michael Jarrells Jun 7, 2018.

Warbler gives landowners a golden opportunity 1 Reply

Families, hunting clubs, and other private forest landowners in some West Virginia Counties…Continue

Started by Katie Loucks. Last reply by Dave McGill Aug 6, 2017.

Trying to identify this bush 4 Replies

Hi all,    I'm hoping I've attached them correctly - the three photos are of a bush I'm trying to identify that is growing wild all over my woods in Hampshire County.  It bloomed in April, with…Continue

Started by Chuck White. Last reply by Chuck White Jan 17, 2017.

How to share your woodland experiences with other members

Sharing woodland experiences

On this page you will find a forum (for discussions), photos and videos from WV Woodland Stewards Network members. You can share your experiences by going to the "photos" or "videos" tab (above) and following uploading instructions, or you can comment on the discussions or start your own.

You can also chat in real time with others who are online. Go to the chat tab and send a message to other WV Woodland Stewards.

Blog Posts

Article by USDA on Conservation Efforts

Please see this article by USDA on my conservation efforts supported by USDA NRCS.

Thanks

USDA%20Conservation%20Article.pdf

Posted by Dr. Monideep Dey on February 5, 2019 at 7:42am

Walk in the Woods-Stumps place

Thanks so much Dave, Agnes and the wonderful Stump Brothers for a great Walk in the Woods...I learned so much and rally appreciate meeting everyone again ...and some new friends.  Again Many Thanks Susanna

Posted by Susanna white on July 26, 2016 at 12:49pm — 1 Comment

THE WV DIVISION OF FORESTRY DOES MORE THAN SMOKEY BEAR, FIRE CONTROL AND POLICING TIMBER OPERATIONS

Woodland Stewards:

As one of the 260,000 private, non-industrial landowners who have received help from a professional forester, you already know forestry is more than fire control and working with loggers to keep the mud out of the stream.  What you may not know is that 37 of the professional foresters and forest technicians who work for the WV Division of Forestry are poised to be laid off the 15th of July. …

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Posted by Barbara Breshock on July 5, 2016 at 12:53pm — 2 Comments

 
 
 

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