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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
3/21/2012David WebberLargemouth Bass22
3/21/2012Danny BestLargemouth Bass23
5/6/2012Brian GauldingChain Pickerel4 lbs.25
6/3/2012Rodney StubbsWalleye6 lbs., 14 oz.26 1/2
6/11/2012John Jennings Jr.Walleye6 lbs., 8 oz.25
7/8/2012Brian GauldingLargemouth Bass8 lbs., 4 oz.23
7/16/2012John Jennings Jr.Largemouth Bass23
7/25/2012Donald GreenLargemouth Bass24
12/2/2012Jesse Wilder, IIICrappie2 lbs., 5 oz.15 1/4

Years Available

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