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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
3/5/2009Clay HallSmallmouth Bass6 lbs., 04 oz.21
3/19/2009Caren HundleyLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 13 oz.26
3/20/2009Burl NidifferSmallmouth Bass20
3/27/2009Charles GentryLargemouth Bass22 1/4
3/28/2009Jake LandisCrappie15
4/4/2009Glaten WoodLargemouth Bass22
4/25/2009Eric TilleyWalleye25
5/24/2009Cecil Elgin, Jr.Walleye25 1/2
6/6/2009Nickolas HatcherSunfish1 lbs.
6/10/2009Ben WilliamsWalleye5 lbs., 09 oz.25 1/2
6/20/2009Burl NidifferLargemouth Bass22 1/4
6/21/2009Dennie ThompsonLargemouth Bass22 1/2
11/9/2009Ben WilliamsWalleye5 lbs.24 1/2
11/25/2009David SheltonWalleye25 1/4

Years Available

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