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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
3/11/2009Timothy LucasRainbow Trout4 lbs.
4/11/2009Patrick KelleyRainbow Trout4 lbs., 08 oz.24
4/14/2009Forest ReddRainbow Trout4 lbs., 02 oz.22 1/2
4/22/2009Forest ReddRainbow Trout4 lbs., 06 oz.23 1/4
5/6/2009John Smith, Sr.Rainbow Trout4 lbs., 04 oz.22
6/7/2009David HottingerRainbow Trout4 lbs., 08 oz.
6/8/2009David HottingerRainbow Trout5 lbs., 02 oz.22 1/2
6/21/2009Dennis WicklineNorthern Pike10 lbs., 04 oz.35
9/3/2009Eric Daniels, Sr.Muskellunge15 lbs.38

Years Available

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