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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
2/6/2019Brent BosherCrappie15 1/2
3/16/2019Dona Richardson-CraftYellow Perch12 3/4
3/16/2019Charles CraftYellow Perch12
3/17/2019Michael PoskeyYellow Perch12 1/4
3/18/2019Terry HowardBlue Catfish46 lbs.43 1/2
4/27/2019Jacob ReeseGar12 lbs.45
7/3/2019Dilman AndrickYellow Perch12 1/4
7/3/2019Dilman AndrickYellow Perch12
8/10/2019Tony ChildressBlue Catfish30 lbs., 2 oz.39 1/4
8/18/2019Charles HallBlue Catfish34 lbs., 10 oz.40
9/11/2019Ronald BoweryBowfin30

Years Available

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