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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
2/27/2002Mark FimianChain Pickerel4 lbs., 04 oz.24 3/4
5/11/2002Gary NewellChain Pickerel25 1/4
5/24/2002Chris LeonardChain Pickerel24
6/1/2002John HillLargemouth Bass23
6/21/2002Chris LeonardLargemouth Bass24
6/23/2002Chris LeonardCrappie15
6/23/2002Krystal PerezLargemouth Bass22
10/20/2002George LaFrance Jr.Chain Pickerel4 lbs., 12 oz.25 1/4
10/26/2002Donnice LoganLargemouth Bass22 1/2
11/27/2002Stephen BrownChain Pickerel4 lbs.26
12/31/2002Stephen BrownChain Pickerel24

Years Available

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