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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
3/19/2005Thomas Byrum, Jr.Chain Pickerel24
3/25/2005Thomas Byrum, Jr.Chain Pickerel4 lbs.25 1/2
4/12/2005W. H. Davis, Jr.Yellow Perch12 1/2
4/17/2005Bobby BradfordCrappie3 lbs.15 1/2
5/22/2005Reid HasherYellow Perch13 3/4
5/27/2005Franklin Pulley, IIISunfish1 lbs., 01 oz.
6/18/2005John NausCrappie15
7/6/2005Tyler CornettSunfish1 lbs., 02 oz.12
8/5/2005Allen KnoxSunfish1 lbs., 02 oz.12 1/4
9/19/2005Corey HearnSunfish11 1/2
10/10/2005W. H. Davis, Jr.Sunfish12
11/6/2005James JonesWhite Perch1 lbs., 08 oz.14 1/2

Years Available

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