The Mountain State’s 447,000 sportsmen spend over $870 million annually and support over 12,585 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in West Virginia are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Governor Jim Justice, and the West Virginia Legisative Sportsmen's Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in West Virginia please contact Central Appalachian States Coordinator John Culclasure.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
West Virginia Members — Your representatives in Congress.
- Senator Shelley Moore Capito
- Vice-Chair: Senator Joe Manchin
- Representative David McKinley
- Representative Alex Mooney
Governor Jim Justice
Governors Sportsmen's Caucus Member
A network of pro-sportsmen governors who work to advance the sportsmen's agenda
West Virginia Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
- West Virginia: Governor’s One Shot Hunt Raises Funds for Hunters Helping the HungryNov 4
- West Virginia: Pro-Sportsmen’s Bills Signed into LawApr 8
- Virginia and West Virginia: Wanton Waste Legislation AdvancesMar 25 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
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- Improve hunter and target shooter involvement in regulatory and legislative processes. (10.97%)
- Enact or expand temporary hunter education deferral programs (apprentice license programs, multiyear options, programs for all first-time hunters regardless of age, and programs promoting hunting of multiple game species). (13.48%)
- Offer shooting sports and hunter education as school activities and recreation programs. (62.38%)
- Link existing programming into family-oriented organizations (such as churches and home-school groups) where participants will have the social support to continue. (13.17%)