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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
4/3/2011Burl NidifferSmallmouth Bass20
5/8/2011Joseph PruittWalleye5 lbs., 02 oz.24 1/2
5/28/2011Clyde FlannaganBrown Trout25 1/4
5/29/2011Christopher PilsonWalleye6 lbs., 10 oz.28
7/19/2011Ben WilliamsSunfish1 lbs., 4 oz.12 3/4
8/10/2011Jody FergusonWalleye5 lbs., 2 oz.24 3/4
8/13/2011Kenneth LavinderRainbow Trout4 lbs., 3 oz.
8/16/2011Burl NidifferLargemouth Bass22 1/4
8/30/2011Jeffery YoungRainbow Trout6 lbs., 03 oz.23 1/4
8/30/2011Jeffery YoungSmallmouth Bass20 1/4
9/9/2011Richard ReedSunfish1 lbs., 3 oz.11 1/4
9/13/2011Ben WilliamsLargemouth Bass22 1/4
9/29/2011Sparks ThomasWalleye6 lbs.26 1/2
10/9/2011Mandell QuinnSmallmouth Bass20 1/4
10/17/2011Caren HundleyWalleye5 lbs., 3 oz.24 1/2
10/18/2011Sean PerdueRainbow Trout9 lbs., 2 oz.28
11/8/2011Ben WilliamsWalleye25
12/14/2011Caren HundleyWalleye5 lbs., 15 oz.27
12/19/2011Burl NidifferSmallmouth Bass20 1/2
12/26/2011Glaten WoodYellow Perch14 1/2
12/26/2011Glaten WoodYellow Perch14 1/2

Years Available

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