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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
3/14/2007Christopher OverbyLargemouth Bass22
4/10/2007John GuthrieSunfish1 lbs., 06 oz.12 1/4
5/1/2007Jamie MooreLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 12 oz.24 1/2
5/6/2007David CaseyCrappie2 lbs., 03 oz.15 1/4
5/6/2007David CaseyCrappie2 lbs., 08 oz.16
6/14/2007James Bush, Jr.Largemouth Bass22 3/4
6/15/2007Richard MeyersLargemouth Bass23 1/2
6/15/2007James Bush, Jr.Largemouth Bass24
8/27/2007Joseph GetzLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 08 oz.25
9/21/2007Vernon WilsonLargemouth Bass11 lbs., 02 oz.25 3/4
11/28/2007William Newman, Jr.Sunfish11
12/1/2007Leland Lee, IIRock Bass1 lbs., 01 oz.12 1/2

Years Available

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