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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
4/18/2008Donald DollyLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 01 oz.23
4/23/2008Mark SmithLargemouth Bass24 1/2
4/25/2008Chadin MillerLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 15 oz.23
5/26/2008Darian JacksonSunfish1 lbs., 02 oz.10
5/28/2008John DarrLargemouth Bass2
8/21/2008Richard McLainNorthern Pike6 lbs., 01 oz.30 1/2
8/30/2008Michael LohrLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 09 oz.25
9/23/2008David Foster, Sr.Northern Pike8 lbs., 08 oz.40
10/31/2008Thomas SnappNorthern Pike11 lbs., 01 oz.35 3/4
10/31/2008Donald SweeneyLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 08 oz.25 1/4

Years Available

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