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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
3/30/2002Michael MarshStriped Bass25 lbs., 12 oz.
4/10/2002Ronald HedrickYellow Perch1 lbs., 10 oz.12 3/4
4/12/2002John Horton, Sr.Striped Bass22 lbs.36
4/13/2002Mark YoungLargemouth Bass22 1/4
4/21/2002James Hughes, Jr.Walleye6 lbs.
4/27/2002Bruce DeelYellow Perch12
4/29/2002Peter HoweStriped Bass28 lbs.42 1/4
5/3/2002Robert Price, Jr.Crappie15 1/4
5/5/2002Gene Reed, Jr.Largemouth Bass22
6/7/2002Woodson BurnetteWalleye7 lbs., 02 oz.
6/8/2002Charles GravesLargemouth Bass22
7/16/2002Derek MayhewWhite Bass2 lbs., 10 oz.18 1/2
8/23/2002John Horton, Sr.Striped Bass20 lbs.39
8/31/2002Steve Price, Jr.Yellow Perch12
9/6/2002John Horton, Sr.Striped Bass25 lbs.41
9/7/2002Leroy Neddeau Sr.Yellow Perch12 1/4
9/7/2002Clayton Tomlin, IIILargemouth Bass22 1/2
10/5/2002Jason IrbyWalleye7 lbs., 07 oz.26 3/4
11/29/2002Joseph DuckettStriped Bass20 lbs., 08 oz.38

Years Available

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