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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
3/4/2012Gregory HeathCrappie2 lbs., 2 oz.15 1/2
3/17/2012Rodney StubbsLargemouth Bass10 lbs., 12 oz.25 1/4
4/27/2012Thomas ZahalkaLargemouth Bass22
4/29/2012Clarence WegnerCrappie2 lbs., 6 oz.16 1/2
5/18/2012Shawn HastingsLargemouth Bass22 1/2
5/19/2012Jonathan Whichard, Sr.Largemouth Bass8 lbs., 4 oz.24
6/26/2012David WebberLargemouth Bass22
8/16/2012Venoy ToddLargemouth Bass10 lbs., 12 oz.26
10/7/2012Michael LutkeLargemouth Bass22 1/4

Years Available

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