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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
1/29/2002Vincent ThomasBlue Catfish23 lbs., 03 oz.36 1/4
2/1/2002Vincent ThomasBlue Catfish36
3/30/2002William Gordon Jr.Channel Catfish15 lbs., 02 oz.30
4/12/2002John DellingerWalleye6 lbs., 04 oz.26 1/4
4/20/2002R. Dean KidwellWalleye25
5/21/2002Jason DellingerLargemouth Bass22 3/4
6/9/2002R. Dean KidwellSunfish11 1/2
6/30/2002John DellingerLargemouth Bass22 3/4
8/9/2002James DellingerLargemouth Bass22 1/4
8/18/2002Carlos CastroMuskellunge24 lbs., 04 oz.44
10/9/2002Ronald SmithMuskellunge16 lbs., 03 oz.40

Years Available

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