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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
4/15/2000Christopher WellsLargemouth Bass23 1/4
5/7/2000Johnny HillSunfish11 1/4
6/5/2000Joel CarnefixYellow Perch13
7/13/2000James Franklin, Jr.Largemouth Bass24 1/4
9/17/2000Elbert BrownChain Pickerel25 1/2
10/15/2000David LightYellow Perch12 1/2
10/21/2000Heather RutledgeYellow Perch12 1/4
10/28/2000Gregory HeathYellow Perch13
10/28/2000Gregory HeathYellow Perch12 3/4
10/28/2000Gregory HeathYellow Perch12 1/2
11/4/2000Gregory HeathYellow Perch13
11/7/2000Gregory HeathYellow Perch13
11/26/2000Gregory HeathYellow Perch12 1/4

Years Available

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