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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
3/24/2010John Denton, Jr.Largemouth Bass23
5/3/2010Vandel Muse, Sr.Largemouth Bass23
5/27/2010William PaughFlathead Catfish32 lbs., 07 oz.40
5/30/2010Russell PaughFlathead Catfish40 lbs., 01 oz.42 1/2
7/22/2010Phillip PaughFlathead Catfish32 lbs.43
8/13/2010Robert GearhartCrappie15 1/2
9/9/2010Robert ScruggsLargemouth Bass24 1/4

Years Available

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