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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
6/7/2016Donald BayfordGar45
6/9/2016Christina BridewellGar43
6/26/2016Melanie BayfordGar45
11/25/2016Neil ArmisteadBlue Catfish38 lbs., 8 oz.37 1/2
12/31/2016Scott JohnsonBlue Catfish39 lbs.40

Years Available

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