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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
3/21/2015Robert PerkinsChain Pickerel24 1/2
7/23/2015Matthew HughesLargemouth Bass9 lbs.23
8/8/2015Douglas Koehn Jr.Largemouth Bass9 lbs., 8 oz.24
8/11/2015Kevin NelhuebelSunfish11 1/2
8/11/2015Kevin NelhuebelBowfin31
8/16/2015Joshua HudsonSunfish1 lbs.
11/1/2015Charles DukeYellow Perch12 1/2

Years Available

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