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Office Information

WVU Extension Service
Nicholas County Office
715 Main Street, Suite 100
Summersville, WV 26651-1431

Phone: 304-872-7898
Fax: 304-872-7895
Driving Directions

Pest Identification

Nicholas County residents may submit insects, diseased plants, or weed specimens for identification and control recommendations.
Place your insect or diseased plant or weed in a plastic bag that seals and drop them off at the Extension Office, 715 Main Street, Ste 100, Summersville, WV 26651

Download the PDF of the Plant Pest Management Chart. This is a large file with pictures, it will take a few minutes to download.

If Asian Lady Bugs are your problem, visit the WVU website for more information about
Asian Lady Bugs

Worried about getting Lyme Disease from a tick? A tick has to be attached for 36 hours to transmit the disease. If you’re experiencing flu-like symptoms after a tick bite, you can have the tick tested by sending it to the University of Massachusetts for testing. There is a $40.00 fee for the basic Lyme test.

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
Tulip Poplar Tree Scale