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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
3/2/2014Elmer Merryman Jr.Largemouth Bass22
3/2/2014Richard MusselmanLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 7 oz.23 1/2
3/15/2014Barbara SmithChain Pickerel6 lbs., 4 oz.25
3/20/2014John KincerLargemouth Bass22 1/2
4/17/2014John KincerLargemouth Bass23
4/17/2014John KincerLargemouth Bass22 1/4
4/20/2014Aaron BallChain Pickerel24
5/24/2014Mark McGheeLargemouth Bass22 1/4
6/19/2014Garrett JosemansLargemouth Bass23 1/2
6/26/2014John KincerLargemouth Bass22 1/2
9/19/2014Stacey Morris, Sr.Largemouth Bass22 1/2

Years Available

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