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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
2/7/2001Arthur Hill Jr.Chain Pickerel5 lbs., 04 oz.25 1/4
2/9/2001Robert Hummer Jr.Yellow Perch12
2/10/2001Thomas Haynes Jr.Chain Pickerel5 lbs., 04 oz.25 3/4
2/11/2001Thomas Haynes Jr.Chain Pickerel24 1/4
3/4/2001Thomas Haynes Jr.Chain Pickerel4 lbs.26
3/15/2001James Holmes, JrLargemouth Bass22 1/4
9/22/2001Kenneth SimpsonYellow Perch1 lbs., 10 oz.12 3/4
11/3/2001James Holmes, JrLargemouth Bass23
11/3/2001James Holmes, JrLargemouth Bass23 3/4
12/10/2001Phillip BullockChain Pickerel24

Years Available

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