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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
1/30/2002Sidney JohnsonChain Pickerel4 lbs., 14 oz.26
5/5/2002Johnnie SuttonBlue Catfish20 lbs.35
5/10/2002Bernie Shults Jr.Largemouth Bass22 1/4
5/29/2002Bernie Shults Jr.Largemouth Bass22 1/2
6/15/2002Bernie Shults Jr.Largemouth Bass22
11/9/2002Donald SpickermanBlue Catfish32 lbs., 08 oz.38
11/10/2002Alfred HaynesYellow Perch12 1/4
11/24/2002Danny KaiserLargemouth Bass22 3/4

Years Available

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