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Due to exceptionally dry conditions, the Department of Wildlife Resources has implemented a complete ban on any open burning (e.g., campfires, grills) on all DWR properties west of Interstate 95, effective immediately and lasting until further notice.

Fish Citations

To view citations by species and body of water from 2020 to present day. Visit the Go Outdoors Virginia: Angler Recognition Program website. In the bottom left corner under “Trophy Catch Submissions” you can click to “view all” awarded citations.


Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
1/2/2015Stephen JonesBlackwater River12 lbs., 13 oz.32
3/21/2015Kyle MorrissonNorthwest River31 1/2
3/28/2015Joshua AndrewsNorthwest River30
4/10/2015Kenny RobinsonPamunkey River8 lbs., 10 oz.30 3/4
4/30/2015Dwight Setliff Sr.Staunton River8 lbs., 8 oz.31
5/17/2015Daryl Billups All Other Waters11 lbs., 8 oz.32
5/24/2015Christopher HasslerPrivate Pond10 lbs., 12 oz.32 1/2
5/30/2015Austin FeatherPrivate Pond34
5/30/2015Josh DolinLake Meade11 lbs., 2 oz.31
6/20/2015Ronald AmeikaNorth Landing River30
8/11/2015Kevin NelhuebelBurnt Mills Lake31
8/15/2015Steve TinsleyNi Reservoir10 lbs., 8 oz.32
9/21/2015Steven MorganMattaponi River8 lbs., 1 oz.30 1/2
10/5/2015Shane HanrahanPrivate Pond32
10/19/2015Sean WilmsNorth Landing River30
10/25/2015Russell WoodLake Cohoon13 lbs.
11/6/2015Christopher WellsNottoway River30
11/8/2015Sherlock AndrewsNorthwest River9 lbs., 13 oz.32 1/2
11/13/2015Charles Ramer Jr.Chickahominy Lake10 lbs., 10 oz.
11/15/2015Josh DolinWestern Branch Reservoir10 lbs., 12 oz.31
11/28/2015Barry DavisNorthwest River10 lbs.30
12/26/2015Sherlock AndrewsNorthwest River31 1/4

Years Available

Note: posting of data for the current year is delayed by 3 months.