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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
3/13/2006Charles McCartneyChain Pickerel25
5/7/2006Grover SwartzNorthern Pike36
6/11/2006Michael CallahanNorthern Pike6 lbs., 08 oz.24 1/2
7/9/2006Matthew PauleyYellow Perch12 1/2
7/16/2006Frank NevillNorthern Pike6 lbs., 04 oz.34
10/11/2006Carl BexLargemouth Bass23 1/4
10/27/2006Carl BexLargemouth Bass24 1/4
10/28/2006Carl BexLargemouth Bass23

Years Available

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