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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 CatchAnglerSpeciesWeightLength
4/19/2014Ra'Shaun ThomasBlue Catfish38 lbs.38
4/23/2014Ra'Shaun ThomasBlue Catfish48 lbs.45 1/2
4/25/2014Stan WhittLargemouth Bass22 1/4
4/26/2014William McBride, IIIGar14 lbs., 2 oz.47
6/2/2014Thomas Gibbs, IIIBlue Catfish43 lbs., 7 oz.42
6/21/2014John Helems, IISunfish1 lbs.11
7/26/2014Dennis LivingstonLargemouth Bass26 1/4
7/29/2014Steven BowlingLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 6 oz.24 1/2

Years Available

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