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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
4/11/2006Ricky WaltersLargemouth Bass23
5/21/2006Thomas LangfordLargemouth Bass11 lbs., 07 oz.26 1/2
8/20/2006Gary PauleyLargemouth Bass17 lbs., 04 oz.25 1/4
11/5/2006Donald KaretkaLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 07 oz.24
11/6/2006Raymond TriplettLargemouth Bass10 lbs., 04 oz.25 1/4
12/18/2006William Short Jr.Largemouth Bass10 lbs.25 1/2

Years Available

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