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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
4/14/2012Mike FarmerStriped Bass20 lbs., 8 oz.37 1/4
4/29/2012David GibsonLargemouth Bass8 lbs.23 1/2
5/26/2012Billy MayhewRock Bass2 lbs., 8 oz.13 3/4
6/16/2012Jake ReynoldsStriped Bass24 lbs., 2 oz.38
6/25/2012Jacob BailessLargemouth Bass8 lbs.
7/14/2012Andrew HaleRock Bass14 1/2
9/29/2012Joshua DeMauryLargemouth Bass22 1/2

Years Available

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