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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
3/1/2012Christopher VessLargemouth Bass11 lbs., 6 oz.23 1/2
3/25/2012Alexander FixLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 5 oz.22 3/4
4/11/2012Steven ElixsonRainbow Trout4 lbs., 9 oz.21
4/13/2012Hunter ShepardBrook Trout3 lbs., 11 oz.20
4/15/2012Christopher HuffmanYellow Perch1 lbs., 6 oz.12 3/4
4/22/2012Cecil Davis, Jr.Rainbow Trout4 lbs., 1 oz.
4/24/2012Caleb PayneRainbow Trout4 lbs., 2 oz.
4/27/2012Frank CampbellBrook Trout3 lbs., 1 oz.19 1/2
5/17/2012Wade WrightRainbow Trout4 lbs.21
5/18/2012Christopher HuffmanRainbow Trout5 lbs., 14 oz.23 3/4
5/19/2012Paul Germain, IIISunfish11 1/4
5/25/2012Riley WoodBrook Trout2 lbs., 5 oz.18
5/25/2012Robert Delano Sr.Brook Trout3 lbs., 10 oz.19
6/2/2012Hunter HowardBrook Trout2 lbs., 12 oz.19
6/3/2012James Hudgins, Jr.Brook Trout16 1/4
6/8/2012Cole MurrayRainbow Trout22 1/4
6/9/2012Gregory CoffmanRainbow Trout4 lbs., 1 oz.
6/12/2012Barry KidwellBrook Trout2 lbs., 8 oz.17 1/2
6/12/2012Lester Alfred, Jr.Brook Trout2 lbs., 13 oz.19
6/26/2012Paul Germain, IIIYellow Perch1 lbs., 4 oz.12 3/4
8/1/2012Cole MurrayChain Pickerel4 lbs., 7 oz.
8/1/2012Samuel McGeeYellow Perch14
8/4/2012Eric SchultzChain Pickerel4 lbs., 1 oz.24 1/4

Years Available

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