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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
2/26/2012Keith KeeterChannel Catfish12 lbs., 7 oz.30 3/4
3/4/2012Keith KeeterChannel Catfish15 lbs., 7 oz.32
3/7/2012Willie JohnsonWhite Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.
3/10/2012Keith KeeterChannel Catfish25 lbs., 9 oz.37
3/10/2012Keith KeeterChannel Catfish28 lbs., 8 oz.37 1/2
4/2/2012Chase PhillipsLargemouth Bass22
4/10/2012Keith KeeterBowfin10 lbs., 2 oz.30
4/10/2012Keith KeeterChannel Catfish12 lbs., 3 oz.30 1/4
4/12/2012Keith KeeterChannel Catfish14 lbs., 8 oz.32 1/4
5/18/2012Dante HendersonBowfin30
5/20/2012James JacheSunfish1 lbs., 3 oz.
5/26/2012Robert AdkinsBowfin10 lbs.31
5/26/2012Keith KeeterSunfish1 lbs., 1 oz.11 1/4
5/27/2012Danny WallsStriped Bass19 lbs.37 1/4
5/28/2012Joseph DematteoBowfin30
8/19/2012Danny CainLargemouth Bass22 1/4
10/13/2012James TrillChain Pickerel26
11/10/2012James TrillBowfin32 1/2

Years Available

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