Cabin Fever Shoot at Huntington Archery Club Seminars:
Spring at Wildlife League of Ohio County, Wheeling Seminars:
Summer at Appalachian Bowhunters Association, Buckhannon Seminars:
Fall at Camp Virgil Tate, Cross Lanes Seminars:
Mountain at Sugar Grove at George Crider farm
Division of Natural Resources/Legislative Agenda
Crossbow legislation is again submitted in the House by Delegates – Trump, Faircloth, Smirl, Leggett.
House Concurrent Resolution No. 49 directs the Joint Committee of Government and Finance study the cost and benefits associated with the W.Va. DEER POPULATION. Committee is to report to the 2004 Legislature with findings, conclusion, and recommendations.
Other special EVENTS, AWARDS, HAPPENINGS
DNR award recognizes WVBA donations to Hunters Helping the Hungry. Donations of more than $15,000 have been made by the WVBA and its’ Affiliated Clubs since HHH started in 1993; which far exceeds donations of any other state sportsmen’s organization.
High School State Championship Shoot
1st Wyoming East High School
2nd Ripley High School
3rd Parkersburg South High School
Wheelin’ Sportsman day for disabled hunters at Mountwood Park in June.
District 6 Lead Reg Rep Chris Nowery passes away Aug. 2, 2003.
Pope & Young Club eliminates 65% let-off rule. WVBA equipment restrictions are also changed to match those of P&Y.