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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
2/1/2009Kenneth DonivanChain Pickerel4 lbs., 06 oz.
2/7/2009Kevin DealYellow Perch1 lbs., 05 oz.12 1/2
2/22/2009Kevin DealBowfin11 lbs.36
4/4/2009John LangeChain Pickerel26
4/18/2009Barry DavisChain Pickerel24 3/4
4/18/2009Todd PetroBowfin10 lbs., 04 oz.30
6/2/2009Fred Tyler, Jr.Yellow Perch1 lbs., 04 oz.12
6/24/2009Phillip ScottChain Pickerel25 3/4
6/29/2009Jeffery SpencerLargemouth Bass23 1/4
7/12/2009Daniel KnightYellow Perch14
7/12/2009Daniel KnightYellow Perch14 1/2
7/19/2009Todd PetroGar12 lbs., 09 oz.42 3/4
8/23/2009Grady TribbleLargemouth Bass23
9/17/2009Walter Bailey, Sr.Largemouth Bass22 1/2
9/25/2009Scott WatermanBowfin10 lbs., 02 oz.30 1/2
10/17/2009Stephen AlbertsonLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 10 oz.24

Years Available

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