Skip to Main Content

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
2/2/2015Maria KirkYellow Perch1 lbs., 5 oz.12 1/4
3/21/2015Kyle MorrissonBowfin31 1/2
3/28/2015Joshua AndrewsBowfin30
3/29/2015Joshua AndrewsBlue Catfish38
3/29/2015Kyle MorrisonBlue Catfish35 lbs., 8 oz.39
4/11/2015Chandler McLaughlinLargemouth Bass22 1/2
5/30/2015Riley AmbroseLargemouth Bass22 1/4
6/7/2015C. Preston Mangum, IIILargemouth Bass22
8/8/2015Steven AndrewsGar40 1/2
8/8/2015John SeatonGar23 lbs.52
8/11/2015Sean MurphyBlue Catfish37 lbs.41
8/12/2015Joshua AndrewsGar41
8/17/2015Joshua AndrewsGar11 lbs., 8 oz.43
8/30/2015Kyle MorrisonGar18 lbs.47
9/12/2015Sherlock AndrewsGar19 lbs.48
9/23/2015Joshua AndrewsGar12 lbs.44
10/31/2015Donald Albright, Jr.Flathead Catfish28 lbs., 3 oz.
11/1/2015Holly KeiselLargemouth Bass9 lbs.23 1/2
11/8/2015Ethan RagleChain Pickerel24 1/2
11/8/2015Sherlock AndrewsBowfin9 lbs., 13 oz.32 1/2
11/8/2015Sherlock AndrewsGar14 lbs., 8 oz.44 1/2
11/8/2015Robert Dagley, IVChain Pickerel4 lbs.24 1/2
11/10/2015Joshua AndrewsBlue Catfish39 1/2
11/17/2015Joshua AndrewsBlue Catfish38
11/28/2015Barry DavisBowfin10 lbs.30
11/29/2015Michael MierzwikBlue Catfish34 lbs.39
12/13/2015Kathryn WichYellow Perch1 lbs., 4 oz.12 1/2
12/26/2015Sherlock AndrewsBowfin31 1/4
12/26/2015Sherlock AndrewsBlue Catfish34 lbs., 7 oz.39 3/4
12/26/2015Sherlock AndrewsGar12 lbs., 4 oz.41 1/4

Years Available

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