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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
3/29/2009Wesley DeanChannel Catfish22 lbs., 05 oz.38
4/17/2009John CubbageSmallmouth Bass20 1/2
4/25/2009Richie PalmerCrappie15
4/26/2009John CubbageChannel Catfish30
4/28/2009John CubbageMuskellunge46
5/2/2009Elaine LongCrappie15
5/23/2009Dylan CooperLargemouth Bass22
5/25/2009Lee StoverSmallmouth Bass20
7/2/2009John CubbageChannel Catfish30
7/3/2009Robert ShoemakerMuskellunge17 lbs., 06 oz.39
8/16/2009John CubbageMuskellunge42 1/2
9/5/2009John CubbageLargemouth Bass22 1/4
9/16/2009John CubbageChannel Catfish30 1/2
9/27/2009John CubbageSmallmouth Bass21
10/3/2009Don EhlersMuskellunge43
10/6/2009John CubbageChannel Catfish31 1/2
10/11/2009John CubbageMuskellunge45

Years Available

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