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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
2/24/2001William WestChain Pickerel24 1/2
2/24/2001William WestYellow Perch12 1/4
4/29/2001Douglas PurcellChain Pickerel24
4/29/2001William WestLargemouth Bass22
5/30/2001Terry PowellLargemouth Bass22 1/2
8/25/2001Hugh KeithChain Pickerel26

Years Available

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