Skip to Main Content

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
2/13/2019Joseph BathenChain Pickerel25 1/4
4/6/2019Ramiro Sanchez GavierChain Pickerel26 1/2
4/6/2019Ramiro Sanchez GavierChain Pickerel24 1/2
4/17/2019Scott ElliottLargemouth Bass9 lbs., 2 oz.23
5/19/2019Scott ElliottCrappie15 1/4
5/19/2019Scott ElliottCrappie15
6/27/2019Robert DanielLargemouth Bass5 lbs., 5 oz.22
7/20/2019Stephen HawkinsBlue Catfish39 lbs., 4 oz.
11/7/2019Robert JenningsYellow Perch12
11/25/2019Robert DanielCrappie15

Years Available

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