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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
2/3/2012Joseph Byrum Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 8 oz.17 1/4
2/10/2012Robert MatneyCrappie2 lbs., 4 oz.15 1/4
2/26/2012Christopher AikenCrappie2 lbs., 1 oz.14 1/2
3/4/2012Christopher AikenYellow Perch12 1/4
3/7/2012Scott BuffingtonCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.15 1/2
3/11/2012Christopher AikenCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.15
3/15/2012Bronco BaylessYellow Perch1 lbs., 8 oz.12 1/4
3/18/2012Christopher AikenCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.15
3/18/2012Larry SimpsonCrappie15
3/23/2012Roy HudsonYellow Perch12 3/4
3/25/2012Roy DuncanYellow Perch12 1/4
4/7/2012Cooper EdwardsCrappie2 lbs.16
4/28/2012Kenneth FieldCrappie2 lbs.15 1/2
5/28/2012David ByrdLargemouth Bass23 1/2
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch14 3/4
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch12
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch12
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch12
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch13
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch13
11/20/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch14
12/7/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch12
12/14/2012John NicholsonCrappie16 3/4
12/14/2012John NicholsonYellow Perch12
12/14/2012Richard InsleyCrappie15

Years Available

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