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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
4/13/2015John EllerCrappie2 lbs., 8 oz.16
7/23/2015Michael EdwardsLargemouth Bass22 1/4
9/11/2015Allan ChitwoodLargemouth Bass22 3/4
10/8/2015John PadburyCrappie15
10/8/2015David HowardLargemouth Bass22
11/27/2015John EllerCrappie15

Years Available

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