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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
2/21/2016Luke CombsCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.
5/22/2016Floyd Byrd Jr.Sunfish1 lbs.11
6/24/2016Francis Peterson, IIILargemouth Bass22 3/4
6/24/2016Francis Peterson, IIILargemouth Bass22
6/25/2016Travis CoffeyChain Pickerel4 lbs., 2 oz.24
7/10/2016Gary KelleyYellow Perch12 1/2
9/10/2016Marvin Meredith Jr.Largemouth Bass22
9/24/2016Jackson NoiaYellow Perch12

Years Available

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