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Earl Ray Tomblin, Governor
Frank Jezioro, Director

News Release: December 10, 2012

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Hoy Murphy, Public Information Officer (304) 957-9365 hoy.r.murphy@wv.gov



Looking for Gifts? Look at WVDNR.

            SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – If you’re looking for unusual gifts that are sure to be appreciated this holiday season and into next year, look no further than the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. Every hunter or angler will appreciate a gift license for 2013, which can be purchased at www.wvhunt.com or www.wvfish.com, or by calling 304-558-2771. Here are some other options:

West Virginia State Park Gift Cards

            “Gift cards convey to the recipient that a person knows you or your family interests,” said Sissie Summers of West Virginia State Parks. “The card becomes an experience when redeemed.” West Virginia State Park gift cards can be used on lodging, dining, gift shops or other activities that charge a fee. In addition, each gift card purchase of $100 before Dec. 17 will receive up to nine “extras” such as “two for one” offers and other discounts at West Virginia State Parks and Forests. To place an order, visit www.wvstateparks.com and click “Gift Card Purchase” or call 304-558-2764, ext. 51828.

Wonderful West Virginia Magazine

            Wonderful West Virginia, the premier magazine about the Mountain State, is offering extra goodies with the purchase of gift subscriptions this holiday season. Buy two subscriptions and get a free 2013 West Virginia Wildlife Calendar. Buy three subscriptions and get a free Wonderful West Virginia Magazine T-shirt. Or buy five subscriptions and get a free subscription to Wonderful West Virginia Magazine. Visit wonderfulwv.com or call 800-225-5982.

West Virginia Wildlife Calendar

            The 2013 West Virginia Wildlife Calendar makes a great gift for lovers of both wildlife and art. The award-winning wall calendar showcases a dozen full-color wildlife paintings. The calendar, at only $10, is full of interesting daily facts, best fishing days and times, and monthly tips to help you fully enjoy the outdoors. Visit www.wvdnr.gov/Wildlife/WildlifeCalendar.shtm or call 304-637-0245.