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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
2/7/2012Donald BayfordBlue Catfish40
3/15/2012Melanie BayfordChannel Catfish37
4/15/2012Kodi ShackelfordGar46
7/3/2012Melanie BayfordChannel Catfish30
7/4/2012Donald BayfordGar47
7/21/2012Grant McDonaldGar40 1/2
9/26/2012Kodi ShackelfordChannel Catfish33
10/23/2012Donald BayfordChannel Catfish33
11/12/2012Melanie BayfordYellow Perch1 lbs., 4 oz.13

Years Available

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