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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
1/28/2002Wendell KnowlesYellow Perch1 lbs., 07 oz.13 3/4
2/16/2002Bruce HahnWhite Perch1 lbs., 08 oz.13
2/16/2002Maurice BrouilletteChannel Catfish17 lbs., 08 oz.32
3/6/2002Thomas WilliamsYellow Perch12 1/2
3/18/2002Richard LavenderChannel Catfish13 lbs.30
3/18/2002Richard LavenderChannel Catfish14 lbs.
3/18/2002Richard LavenderChannel Catfish13 lbs., 04 oz.
3/27/2002Shane EavesChannel Catfish15 lbs., 14 oz.34 1/4
6/1/2002Willis HaarWhite Perch1 lbs., 05 oz.12 1/2
8/9/2002David MuiseChain Pickerel24 1/4
8/15/2002Virginia PiersonsWhite Perch1 lbs., 06 oz.13 1/2
9/29/2002E. Carroll Cooke Jr.Yellow Perch13
9/30/2002E. Carroll Cooke Jr.Yellow Perch12 1/2

Years Available

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