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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
3/13/2009John NicholsonGar15 lbs., 02 oz.47 3/4
4/4/2009Freddie Randall, IIILargemouth Bass8 lbs., 08 oz.25
4/26/2009Jimmie ForbesCrappie15 1/2
5/4/2009Richard InsleyYellow Perch1 lbs., 04 oz.13 1/4
5/12/2009Zane HuffinesCrappie2 lbs.17
6/8/2009Steven MoyeCrappie15 1/2
8/3/2009William Adams Jr.Largemouth Bass23
8/8/2009Earl Walker, Jr.Largemouth Bass22 1/4

Years Available

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