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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
5/10/2001Bruce Warf, Jr.Channel Catfish15 lbs., 04 oz.31 1/4
5/19/2001Christian Barron, Sr.Chain Pickerel6 lbs.25
5/27/2001Norman Waldron Sr.Chain Pickerel24 1/2
6/3/2001Norman Waldron Sr.Largemouth Bass22 1/4
6/6/2001Robert Daniel Jr.Channel Catfish20 lbs., 02 oz.33 1/4
6/8/2001James WellnerLargemouth Bass10 lbs., 02 oz.25
6/9/2001Neal Witt, Jr.Chain Pickerel4 lbs., 10 oz.24
6/25/2001Jerry PaitselLargemouth Bass22
7/20/2001Norman Waldron Sr.Chain Pickerel25
8/2/2001Neal Witt, Jr.Chain Pickerel4 lbs., 07 oz.
8/8/2001Barry KidwellChain Pickerel4 lbs., 05 oz.24 3/4
8/19/2001Zachary SmithChannel Catfish13 lbs., 04 oz.31
9/2/2001David FryeLargemouth Bass22
9/2/2001David FryeLargemouth Bass8 lbs.23
9/2/2001Deborah StumpChain Pickerel4 lbs., 05 oz.24 1/2
9/8/2001Matt GillispieChain Pickerel25 3/4

Years Available

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