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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
4/29/2016Ellis LambertWalleye6 lbs., 10 oz.24
5/8/2016Rex SheltonCrappie15
5/9/2016Tony BarnettRock Bass13 1/4
6/12/2016Jo NelsonYellow Perch12
8/2/2016Robert SowderYellow Perch12 1/4
9/5/2016Nathan HargisYellow Perch1 lbs., 8 oz.13
11/6/2016Robert SowderRock Bass12
11/8/2016Robert SowderYellow Perch13 1/2

Years Available

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