The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources is an agency of the West Virginia Department of Commerce.


Division of Natural Resources Headquarters
324 4th Avenue
South Charleston, WV 25303
Agency Phone: (304) 558-6200


The West Virginia of Natural Resources has four primary divisions:

  • Wildlife Resources Section
  • West Virginia State Parks
  • Law Enforcement
  • Administration


Brett W. McMillion

Wendy L. Greene
Deputy Director of Legislative Affairs

Brian R. Bolyard
Deputy Director of Operations

Col. Bobby L. Cales
Chief, Law Enforcement Section

Brad R. Reed
Chief, Parks and Recreation Section

Paul R. Johansen
Chief, Wildlife Resources Section

Julia A. Morton
Supervisor, Land and Streams

Mark C. Collins
Chief, Administration Section


Elkins Operations Center
738 Ward Road, P.O. Box 67
Elkins, WV 26241
(304) 637-0245

District 1

Wildlife Resources/Law Enforcement
1110 Railroad Street
PO Box 99
Farmington, WV 26571
(304) 825-6787

District 2

Wildlife Resources/Law Enforcement
1 Depot Street
Romney, WV 26757
(304) 822-3551

District 3

Wildlife Resources/Law Enforcement
163 Wildlife Road
French Creek, WV 26218
(304) 924-6211

District 4

Wildlife Resources/Law Enforcement
2006 Robert C. Byrd Drive
Beckley, WV  25801
(304) 256-6945/(304) 256-6947

District 5

Wildlife Resources/Law Enforcement
480 Forks of Coal Way
Alum Creek, WV 25003
(304) 756-1023

District 6

Wildlife Resources/Law Enforcement
76 Conservation Way
Parkersburg, WV 26104
(304) 420-4550


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