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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
3/25/2015Wendy TurnerCrappie3 lbs.16 1/4
4/10/2015Roger Wilborn Jr.Crappie2 lbs., 1 oz.15
4/24/2015Grover Childress, SrSunfish11
4/24/2015Charles PhilbeckSunfish11
5/4/2015Keith ShortLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 1 oz.25
5/6/2015Keith ShortLargemouth Bass23 1/2
5/9/2015Garland Isom, Jr.Largemouth Bass23
5/12/2015Roger Wilborn Jr.Sunfish11
5/16/2015William Thorpe, IIILargemouth Bass8 lbs.22
8/6/2015Bryan CoonLargemouth Bass22 1/2
9/7/2015James Pleasants, Jr.Sunfish12 1/4
11/7/2015Richard MansfieldSunfish12 1/4
11/14/2015Jack Carlton, Jr.Largemouth Bass23 1/2
11/18/2015Roy Hensley Jr.Sunfish12
12/2/2015Carl MasonCrappie3 lbs.17
12/27/2015Robert HodgesLargemouth Bass22

Years Available

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