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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.

FreshWater Drum

Date of CatchAnglerWaterbodyWeightLength
4/3/2014William GallimoreStaunton River25
4/4/2014Frazier StreichBuggs Island Lake8 lbs.
4/26/2014Katlin BurnetteBuggs Island Lake6 lbs., 14 oz.26
5/20/2014Richard ClarkBuggs Island Lake7 lbs., 6 oz.26
10/3/2014Mark ClarkBuggs Island Lake24

Years Available

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