For Release: Oct. 15, 2021
Contact: Andy Malinoski

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.VA. — Permits for a limited antlerless deer firearms season in select parts of the state are being mailed to successful applicants, the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources announced on Friday.

The special permits give selected hunters a chance to hunt antlerless deer in counties or areas of the state where wildlife biologists have determined harvesting necessary to meet management objectives.

Hunters may check to see if they were selected for a permit at For more information about antlerless deer season dates, hunters should refer to the 2021-2022 West Virginia Hunting and Trapping Regulations. Regulations are available at DNR district offices, DNR license agents and online at