A place to find out what's going on in the private woodlands of West Virginia
WV Woodland Stewards Network
WV Woodland Stewards is a free network site. It's a place to find out what's going on in the private family forests and woodlands of West Virginia.
Just 'sign up' with your first and last names, email address, county, and a password.
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.
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. Last reply by Margaret Hunter Apr 14.
Hello! I am going to be starting a Christmas Tree Farm on my family's farm and am trying to find a nursery from which to purchase the needed seedlings to plant. I would love to keep it in state, but…Continue
Started by Rhonda Ireland. Last reply by John Riggs Feb 10.
Hi, Does anyone have any experience with setting up a farm ID number and is this considered a business corporation/farm name? Any experiences with submitting costs for federal and state taxes? Thank…Continue
Started by Faith Van Schaik. Last reply by Michael W Blankenship Jul 30, 2020.
I have been advised to poison a "Tree of Heaven" Ailanthus altissima tree by cutting into…Continue
Started by Charles Raimondi. Last reply by Steve Stasny Jul 27, 2020.
Posted by Janet Sredy and Raul Chiesa on November 14, 2017 at 12:22pm
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. …Continue