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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
1/2/2005Mark HeatwoleNorthern Pike33 3/4
1/2/2005Mark HeatwoleNorthern Pike31 1/2
1/8/2005Mark HeatwoleNorthern Pike31 3/4
3/14/2005Thomas StarkNorthern Pike10 lbs.33
3/29/2005Archie CaplingerNorthern Pike10 lbs.31
3/29/2005Harold BlankenshipNorthern Pike7 lbs.28
4/18/2005Harold BlankenshipNorthern Pike8 lbs.32
4/23/2005Allen BurkettNorthern Pike9 lbs., 09 oz.36
4/23/2005Allen BurkettNorthern Pike7 lbs., 14 oz.32
6/10/2005Daniel LeibfreidNorthern Pike8 lbs., 09 oz.32
7/14/2005Wilson ZimmermanNorthern Pike7 lbs., 08 oz.31
9/25/2005Kevin VanPeltNorthern Pike8 lbs., 05 oz.30
10/3/2005Daniel LeibfreidNorthern Pike34
11/9/2005Dennis LoshNorthern Pike8 lbs., 13 oz.33

Years Available

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