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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
1/22/2006Travis OsborneChannel Catfish30
3/12/2006Michael ShifflettChannel Catfish18 lbs., 09 oz.36
3/24/2006Gene MullinaxCarp24 lbs.37
3/31/2006Dwayne DovelChannel Catfish16 lbs.32
4/9/2006Eric FosterNorthern Pike10 lbs., 05 oz.32
4/23/2006Gene MullinaxChannel Catfish16 lbs.30
4/23/2006Dwayne DovelChannel Catfish18 lbs., 02 oz.33
5/11/2006Dwayne DovelChannel Catfish19 lbs., 06 oz.34
6/14/2006Nidia ChristianSmallmouth Bass21 3/4
6/30/2006Kevin ReinhardtChannel Catfish21 lbs.34
10/8/2006Don EhlersChannel Catfish14 lbs., 05 oz.32 1/4
11/11/2006James Funkhouser Jr.Channel Catfish16 lbs., 09 oz.32

Years Available

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