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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
3/22/2014Merle GilleyBowfin11 lbs., 12 oz.30
4/4/2014Jesse ParkerChain Pickerel24
4/29/2014Jesse ParkerYellow Perch12
4/29/2014Jesse ParkerYellow Perch12
5/15/2014Brian SchlegelLargemouth Bass23
6/1/2014Mark KnoopLargemouth Bass22 3/4
6/20/2014Jonathan McLaughlinChain Pickerel24 1/4
6/23/2014Michael WhittakerYellow Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.12 3/4
9/14/2014Tom CawlfieldCarp20 lbs., 11 oz.
10/15/2014Brian SchlegelLargemouth Bass27
11/5/2014Brian SchlegelChannel Catfish31

Years Available

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