The WVBA strives to protect bowhunting in West Virginia against anti-hunting groups.  Through the WVBA, bowhunters have a constant voice in hunting legislation.   Through cooperative exchange with the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources; the WVBA strives to protect our wildlife resources.   The WVBA promotes ethical bowhunting and the education of bowhunters in safety, hunting skills and techniques; and furthermore, to educate the non-hunting public so they have a better understanding of bowhunting and its principles.