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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
2/25/2002Syd BeaversBrown Trout5 lbs.
4/1/2002Earlie WorrellWhite Bass19
4/1/2002Tommy DooleyChain Pickerel25 1/4
5/8/2002Robert Henegar, Sr.Smallmouth Bass20 1/2
5/20/2002Tommy DooleyBlue Catfish37
6/17/2002Leonard CorumGar22 lbs., 08 oz.51 1/2
7/13/2002Leonard CorumCarp22 lbs., 07 oz.37
7/13/2002Leonard CorumGar16 lbs., 01 oz.49
7/13/2002Leonard CorumGar12 lbs., 04 oz.46
10/17/2002Earlie WorrellWhite Perch13 3/4
10/17/2002Earlie WorrellWalleye26 1/2
11/1/2002Curtis HollomanStriped Bass37

Years Available

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