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WV Gold Rush Trout Program expanding for 2020

by: Riley Phillips Posted: Mar 5, 2020 / 03:35 PM EST / Updated: Mar 5, 2020 CHARLESTON, WV (WVNS) — The West Virginia Gold Rush trout program is returning this spring. Governor Jim Justice...

Life – and Death – in a Toxic Town

“The EPA discovered that one sample, from 4,000 cubic yards of oil-soaked soil, was contaminated with PCBs—which can leach into groundwater or be inhaled. The level in the sample was 260,000 parts per million....

Red Wolves could return to Mon Forest

By Rick Steelhammer; Charleston Gazette A study by the Center for Biological Diversity identifies West Virginia’s Monongahela National Forest as a potential reintroduction site for the red wolf, described by National Geographic as “the...

Greenbrier River Archeological Dig

By Bradley Rice; Traveling WV. Caldwell W.Va. — The 78 mile long Greenbrier River Trail is one of the most popular rail trails in the United States. Running along the eastern border of West...

Meet the Little Green Clover that Beat the Odds

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is moving to take a rare species of plant found in the Ohio Valley off of the endangered species list. Amid controversial proposals to change the law protecting...