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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
2/16/2001Don BrooksLargemouth Bass24
4/19/2001Michael DolphChannel Catfish13 lbs., 12 oz.32
6/12/2001Aaron MartinSunfish1 lbs., 03 oz.11 1/4
7/27/2001Paul SmithMuskellunge20 lbs., 13 oz.44
10/30/2001Joseph FowlerNorthern Pike30 1/4
11/6/2001Joseph FowlerMuskellunge40
11/14/2001Joseph FowlerMuskellunge43
11/27/2001Joseph FowlerMuskellunge40 1/4

Years Available

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