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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.

Channel Catfish

Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
3/28/2014Keith KeeterBlackwater River23 lbs., 11 oz.35 1/2
4/3/2014Keith KeeterBlackwater River12 lbs., 15 oz.31
4/6/2014Cooper MartinPrivate Pond30 1/2
4/6/2014Orion HoyWestern Branch Reservoir31
4/6/2014Melanie BayfordPiankatank River30
4/8/2014Lynwood Miles Jr.Private Pond16 lbs., 1 oz.38
4/12/2014Timothy WaltsRivanna River30
4/12/2014Timothy WaltsRivanna River31 1/2
4/16/2014Keith KeeterBlackwater River20 lbs., 8 oz.33
4/18/2014Joseph Venable All Other Waters22 lbs., 2 oz.35 1/4
5/1/2014Keith KeeterBlackwater River24 lbs., 1 oz.34 3/4
5/8/2014Donald BayfordPiankatank River33
5/9/2014Haley CrookWestern Branch Reservoir30
5/10/2014Alan Heatwole All Other Waters13 lbs., 10 oz.30
5/11/2014Michael OdenWestern Branch Reservoir30 1/4
5/11/2014Larry Scarborough Sr.Lake Of The Woods12 lbs., 9 oz.30
5/15/2014Willard MogerWestern Branch Reservoir30 1/2
5/18/2014Tyler PayneJames River30 1/2
5/24/2014Thomas ClaussenWestern Branch Reservoir14 lbs., 8 oz.31 1/2
5/26/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir12 lbs., 10 oz.31
5/29/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir30
5/31/2014Kyle ProffittJames River10 lbs., 5 oz.30
6/1/2014William IsomNew River12 lbs., 8 oz.31
6/3/2014Larry Scarborough Sr.Lake Of The Woods30 1/4
6/14/2014Dillon ShifflettShenandoah River31 1/4
6/29/2014David ParkerClaytor Lake30
7/1/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir30
7/1/2014Donald DavisLake Gaston20 lbs.36
7/4/2014Brian RalstonPrivate Pond19 lbs., 12 oz.30 1/2
7/16/2014Ming LiClaytor Lake30 3/4
7/19/2014Jianxiang ZhangClaytor Lake13 lbs., 2 oz.31
7/21/2014Thomas HuddlestonPrivate Pond12 lbs., 5 oz.30 1/2
7/25/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir30 1/4
7/26/2014Charles EdwardsLake Gaston20 lbs.32
7/27/2014Garrett KanePrivate Pond31
7/30/2014Dustin ShoemakerWestern Branch Reservoir14 lbs., 10 oz.30 1/2
7/31/2014Andrew FlinnBuggs Island Lake16 lbs., 13 oz.
8/1/2014Robert BrucePotomac River17 lbs., 10 oz.32
8/5/2014Kenny MullinsFlannagan Reservoir15 lbs.30 1/2
8/6/2014Cody MillerNorth Fork Shenandoah River31
8/12/2014Michael VaughanPrivate Pond31
8/12/2014Hao XueClaytor Lake31
8/17/2014Michael McConnellJames River30
8/26/2014Wyatt SmithSouth Fork Shenandoah River34
8/30/2014Christopher WellsWestern Branch Reservoir13 lbs., 1 oz.31
9/5/2014Michael AllgoodJames River30
9/6/2014Heather PeelenWestern Branch Reservoir30
9/11/2014John NicholsonLittle Creek Reservoir20 lbs., 2 oz.37
9/16/2014Gary HarmonClaytor Lake16 lbs., 9 oz.32
9/30/2014Curtis Sims All Other Waters16 lbs.32
10/5/2014Harold Pleasants, IIILake Smith14 lbs., 4 oz.33
10/8/2014Robert Harris, IIJames River37
10/12/2014Stephen MiklandricBurnt Mills Lake12 lbs., 1 oz.31
10/13/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir12 lbs.31 1/2
10/13/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir30
10/25/2014Roy Butler, Sr.Western Branch Reservoir15 lbs.31
10/29/2014Keith KeeterBlackwater River13 lbs., 7 oz.31 1/2
11/1/2014Larry Scarborough Sr.Lake Of The Woods30 1/2
11/5/2014Brian SchlegelBack Bay31
11/9/2014Charles CampPrivate Pond33
11/10/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir14 lbs., 10 oz.33
11/15/2014Larry Scarborough Sr.Lake Of The Woods14 lbs., 2 oz.30
11/16/2014Gary HarmonWestern Branch Reservoir12 lbs.30 1/2
11/25/2014Jerry Stauffer, Jr.Bear Creek Reservoir12 lbs., 1 oz.29 1/2
11/26/2014Stephen MiklandricWestern Branch Reservoir12 lbs., 4 oz.31 1/2
11/26/2014Tommie Pope, Sr.James River22 lbs., 9 oz.34
12/13/2014Shawn FitzgeraldSmith Mountain Lake22 lbs.37

Years Available

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